Gandhinagar: The Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) set a new record in ticket booking in the country during the Diwali holidays.
In just one day, more than 90,000 tickets were booked for travel by GSRTC buses. This is the highest single-day ticket booking across the country.
The GSRTC made the record on November 7, the day after the festival of Bhai Beej. More than 90,000 tickets were booked online in advance.
Not only was this the maximum booking in a day in Gujarat, but also across the country. The corporation earned approximately Rs 1.89 crore from these bookings.
Within Gujarat, the highest number of tickets was booked on Ahmedabad-Dahod route. Over 15,700 tickets for booked for this route. Other popular routes were Ahmedabad-Bhavnagar, Rajkot-Ahmedabad and Ahmedabad-Rajkot.
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