In a heartwarming journey down memory lane, Shirur MP Dr. Amol Kolhe recently took a ride on the iconic Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) bus, fondly known as ‘Lalpari.’ Sharing glimpses of his nostalgic trip on social media, the lawmaker emphasized the significance of responsible ticket purchasing practices during travels.
The trip, part of a local leaders’ tour, provided Dr. Kolhe with a unique opportunity to reconnect with his childhood memories associated with the beloved state transport bus. The ‘Lalpari,’ a symbol of Maharashtra’s extensive public transportation network, holds sentimental value for many who have grown up relying on its services.
Dr. Kolhe, acknowledging the pivotal role of MSRTC buses in bridging the gap between rural and urban areas, underscored their essential role in facilitating the daily commutes of ordinary citizens. His journey on the ‘Lalpari’ was not merely a political event but a chance to interact with the diverse public, including students, youths, and villagers, fostering meaningful connections within the community.
As he engaged with passengers during the trip, Dr. Kolhe highlighted the importance of responsible ticket purchases, urging travelers to contribute to the sustainability of public transportation systems. His advocacy aligns with the broader goal of ensuring the accessibility and efficiency of transport services for all citizens, irrespective of their location.