Staff Reporter

PATHANAMTHITTA: Minister for Transport Mathew T. Thomas will launch the first superfast bus service of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) from Thiruvalla to Bangalore on Saturday afternoon.

According to KSRTC sources, the new inter-State bus service will depart from Thiruvalla at 2.20 p.m. on all days to reach Bangalore by 6.30 a.m. the next day.

The bus will begin its return trip from Bangalore at 6 p.m.

The KSRTC had sanctioned three new 54-seater superfast buses to its Thiruvalla depot for the Bangalore service.