Efficient goods and passenger transport service is necessary for economic and social development

Efficient goods and passenger transport service is necessary for economic and social development. MSRTC is doing this work for last 4 decades. MSRTC had a lion’s share in providing efficient passenger services with a fleet of about 10000 buses. The MSRTC is providing short and long route passenger services and satisfying the needs of passenger transport by mechanized road vehicles happened to be a blessing for rural population. Passenger transportation by MSRTC buses is the most important means in the district on account of legal monopoly conferred on the corporation.
Now social responsibility of MSRTC is increased. The MSRTC is started to implement social responsibility in various areas. However, it faces some problems. These problems and Corporate Social Responsibility is the main part of the present study. The present study aims at critically examining the corporate social responsibility of MSRTC with special reference to Sangli Division.