55 thousand stowaways caught in Minsk public transport this year


55 thousand stowaways have been fined in Minsk over the nine months of 2008. However, representatives of “Minsktrans” note that the percent of stowaways is not that big – about 0.016%. Surface public transport of the Belarusian capital transports about 1 million 200 thousand people every day. Ticket collectors catch about 6 thousand stowaways every month.