Manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such programmes
 
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Manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such programmes

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Last Updated On: 04/02/2014  

a)           Himachal Road Transport Corporation a State Govt. undertaking is providing efficient and coordinated transport services to the people of the Pradesh and discharging an important role in the economy of the State.  Road Transport constitutes life line of to boost the economy in the mountainous State of H.P as the scope for other mechanized modes of Transport in the Pradesh is very limited.  H.R.T.C is discharging social obligations on behalf of State Govt. and providing concessional/ free travelling facilities to the uplift various sections of the Society as under:-

Sr. No.

Category

Objective

Concession in bus fare

01

Students of Government schools upto +2 and Deaf & Dumb / Orphan Students.

To  encourage the rural children to attend the schools

Free

02

Students of Govt. Colleges/Institutions

To encourage the students to obtain higher education with minimal cost.

5 days fare charged for a month’s travelling.

03

Govt. Employees

-

15 days fare charged for a month’s travelling.

04

Freedom Fighters with one attendant.

To discharge day to day social responsibilities and honour their contribution to the nation.

Free

05

War widows with one attendant /dependent

To discharge day to day social responsibilities and honour their contribution to the nation.

Free

06

Padam Shree Awardee / National Awardee Teachers

To discharge day to day social responsibilities and honour their contribution to the nation.

Free

07

Journalist

To provide travel facility without cost to cover every corner of the state and contribute constructively to the society.

Free

08

Thalasimia  / Cancer / Spinal Injury / Kidney / Dialysis Patients  with one attendant

To contribute in the cost effective treatment.

Free

09

Handicapped / Blind

To uplift these categories in the society.

Free

10

Free travelling to ladies on the eve of Rakshabandhan, Bhaiya Dooj and Id-ul-fitre.

To celebrate these social customs by the ladies without any difference in their financial status.

Free

11

MP/MLA/EX-MP/EX-MLA with One Attendant

-

Free

12

Police Personnel

-

On the monthly payment of Rs. 80/- per employee.

                            

  

b)           The subsidies indicated at point a) are indirect and no direct payment made to any class. Further the Corporation is plying their buses on un-economical routes in the interest of providing transportation facilities to remote/rural areas of the State irrespective of the topography/traffic potential.

 

Amount of subsidy paid to the HRTC in the last six years is as under:

(Rs. In Lakh)

Year

Amount of Subsidy from Govt.

2007-2008

4000.00

2008-2009

4800.00

2009-2010

5112.14

2010-2011

9000.00

2011-2012

9000.00

2012-2013

9740.00

2013-14

12000.00

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