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History of the Organisation

WBSTC BUS

 

WEST BENGAL INLAND WATER TRANSPORT CORPORATION LTD. was formed on 27th February, 1989 for operation of Vessel services. Later on the name of the Company was changed to WEST BENGAL SURFACE TRANSPORT CORPORATION LTD on 2nd July, 1991 for operation of bus services as well. The Corporation operates 233 (Volvo AC, TATA Marcopolo AC and Non-AC) buses in various routes connecting Kolkata and different areas of South 24-Parganas.

 

The Corporation is operating passenger vessels and LCT vessels in various routes in the river –

(i) Hooghly

(ii) Muriganga

(iii) Hatania – Doania

(v) Katakhali

(vi) Sahebkhali.

 

Total number of employees as on 31.03.2016 is 883 for both bus and vessel operation.

WEST BENGAL SURFACE TRANSPORT CORPORATION LTD