Jharsuguda: The Odisha State Road Transport Corporation (OSRTC) will roll out luxurious bus service connecting industrial town of Jharsuguda in Odisha to the Buddhist pilgrimage town of Gaya in Bihar.
The two air-conditioned deluxe bus will ply daily from February 15 between Jharsuguda and Gaya via Sundergarh, Rourkela, Simdega, Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Barhi and Dobhi, the state-owned road transport corporation announced in its official Twitter handle.
OSRTC introduced Luxurious AC Deluxe Service from Jharsuguda to Gaya. pic.twitter.com/dKom3aNKLq— ଓଡିଶା ରାଜ୍ୟ ସଡକ ପରିବହନ ନିଗମ | OSRTC (@TransportOdisha) February 9, 2019
The buses will leave from Jharsuguda and Rourkela at 1 pm and 5 pm, respectively and reach Gaya the next day at 4 am, approximately. The departure time from Gaya to Jharsuguda is scheduled at 4:05 pm, OSRTC said.
The deluxe buses are equipped with 40 pushback seats and feature free WiFi, mobile charging and CCTV camera, sources said.