KSRTC Bus Depot and Buses are in Flood – Creation by Shyamkumar

The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSTRC) has resumed services swiftly across the state though nine of its units were totally affected by floods and 15 were hit partially. Several KSRTC stations across the state were under water in the flood.

After the flood incident, Kottayam native Mr. Shyam Kumar has recreated the scenes with his miniature KSRTC models. He made a miniature model of KSRTC Depot, Workshop, Enquiry area etc. Then he placed the old model of KSRTC bus creations there. The Photos and videos went viral in Social Media and all are appreciating Shyam for the beautiful creativity. Shyam Kumar native of Kottayam is busy with making models of KSRTC Buses nowadays. Shyam is very much passionate about KSRTC buses from his childhood.

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