A new Volvo bus from Alipurduar via Coochbehar to kolkata was inaugurated by North Bengal State Transport Corporation. The bus was formally inaugurated by Mr. Mihir Goswami, chairman of North Bengal State Transport Corporation on Sunday evening.
The inaugural function was attended by MLA Saurabh Chakraborty, Mridul Goswami and other officials of NBSTC. Mihir Goswami said that 5 new Volvo buses have been received by the Corporation, one of which will be travelling from Alipurduar via Coochbehar to Kolkata.
It will reach Kolkata in just 13 hours from Alipurduar. Bus rent is stated as Rs 1,550 from Alipurduar, Rs 1,500 from Coochbihar and Rs 1,200 from Siliguri. In the coming days, the state government will provide such more new buses .