RTA raids in city, 8 school buses seized

RTA officials checking vehicle documents during a special raid on school buses - File Photo

At least 8 school buses were seized during a special raid by the Road Transport Authorities (RTA) officials early this morning.

The raids were conducted in Shamshabad under the supervision of DTC Praveen Rao in which it was found over 8 buses belonging to Brilliant, Oasis, Sharada, SRDIGI and Ravindra Bharati schools have been plying illegally without proper documents. The violations include driver without uniform, not having either fitness certificates or route permits etc.

The DTC has warned the school managements to strictly adhere to the rules and they would not tolerate any violations with regard to the childrens’ safety and security. He also declared that they would continue their raids in all the places.