The North-East Karnataka Transport Corporation, which had incurred since it was set up, has begun making profit, Minister for Transport and Home R. Ashok said on Thursday at Humnabad.

“Last year, the corporation made a profit of Rs. 9.01 crore. This year, we are expecting a profit of about Rs. 18 crore,” Minister said, after inaugurating the renovated bus-stand there.

He said that the NEKRTC would focus on connecting villages to taluk and district headquarters.

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