Chennai: Tamil Nadu Govt Buses SETC Express Bus Parcel Courier Service Starts from August 3, 2022 Wednesday onwards for this SETC Bus Parcel Service Online Booking Price, Tracking, Courier Charges details are available to check.
The public and businessmen have been demanding the Tamil Nadu government for a long time to start parcel service in government buses. In the meantime, various measures were being taken to compensate for the losses incurred by the Government Transport Corporations and to increase other revenues.
In this case, it has been announced that in response to the demand of the public and traders, parcel and courier services will be provided in the buses operated by the Government Rapid Transport Corporation from August 3.
In the first phase, the Government Express Transport Corporation SETC has announced that it will start parcel service from 7 cities namely Trichy, Madurai, Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Sengottai, Coimbatore and Hosur to Chennai from today.
The State Express Transport Corporation has also fixed a separate fee for providing parcel service from each city to Chennai, stating that this service can be availed on daily and monthly rental basis.
Parcel up to 80 kg from Trichy to Chennai Rs 210, Madurai to Chennai Rs 300, Tirunelveli to Chennai Rs 390, Thoothukudi to Chennai Rs 390, Tirunelveli district Senkotta to Chennai Rs 390, Coimbatore to Chennai Rs 330, Hosur The Government Rapid Transport Corporation has announced that the fare for transport to Chennai has been fixed at 210 rupees. It is said that steps have been taken to provide expedited service so that parcels sent by the public and traders can reach them on the same day.
While the cost of transporting parcels in private vehicles is high, the public has expressed the opinion that this parcel service provided by the Government Express Transport Corporation will be very useful for them. At the same time, there is an opinion that such other revenues will help to rescue the state transport corporations which are continuously running at a loss.