Himachal Pradesh Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) has redeployed Delhi-Keylong-Leh bus service from Monday onwards as two bus services left for Leh and Delhi from Keylong on Monday, HRTC official confirmed.
Regional Manager of HRTC Keylong Depot, Mangal Manyapa told that bus service was suspended on September 15, 2012, and now it has been retraced from Monday onwards on the entire route.
This bus service will start from New Delhi at 1545 hours and will arrive at Manali at 1000 hours then it will arrive at Keylong at 1530 hours and will depart for Leh on next day on 0500 hours and will arrive at Leh at 1900 hours on the same day. It will also depart for Keylong back from Leh at 0500 hours and will arrive at Keylong 0700 hours, then it would leave for Delhi at 0500 hours from Keylong.
An official from HRTC said that they would deploy about four vehicles on this route as it would take four days for every vehicle to complete the entire route of 1050 km long.
This service will continue on the road upto September 15, 2013. After that the service will close between Keylong-Leh but will remain on the road between Delhi and Keylong.