COVID_19: Transport fares shoot high
Bus companies have revised transport fares ahead of their anticipated return on the road tomorrow Thursday June 4,2020.
Charges for Kampala to Mbarara increased from 15,000 to 40,000. Kampala to Mbale from Shs.20,000 to 30,000, Kampala to Soroti increased from 25,000 to 35,000 while the northern route fares for Kampala to Lira are now 35,000 from the usual 25,000 among other routes.
1500 taxis & 300 buses registered to operate in Kampala city.
As Buses and Taxis are set to resume operations tomorrow, each vehicle has been advised to carry half of its capacity 50% to ensure physical distancing, temperature guns to body temperature of all travellers before they are allowed on board and ensure that whoever boards the vehicle has a face mask.
Aaron Ainomugisha , editorial https://twitter.com/AaronAinomugis3