The accused attacked the cop while resisting arrest for harassing passengers.
With the visitors looking to celebrate Christmas and the New Year in the cold meadows of Munnar, the hotels and resorts here have reported a sharp surge in bookings for the season.
The ticket rate for Pamba-Palani (Super-Fast) is Rs 408 per person, while that for Coimbatore (FP) is Rs 535 and Tenkasi Rs 303.
Judge Rajesh R found Bhaskaran C (65) of Pariyaram guilty of five counts of sexual assault and fined him Rs 1.25 lakh on Tuesday.
Passengers can pay the ticket fare in the bus by using travel, credit, and debit cards, as well as through Google Pay and QR code.
The court further stated that 50 per cent of the fine imposed should be paid immediately and the remaining amount can be cleared once the case is settled.
The drivers and conductors of the buses suffered serious injuries in the accident.
The KSRTC driver had claimed before the media that he had stopped the bus after it scratched the mirror of the car but the woman came and smashed the headlights.
An employee will be allowed two sets of uniforms.
Even after MVD in Kerala and Tamil Nadu slapped fines amounting to nearly Rs 1 lakh, the bus owner declared that he would continue the service.