The driver, known only as Prakesh, allows a langur monkey to turn the wheel while he operates the gears and pedals. There were around 30 passengers on the bus at the time and none of them complained.
The incident happened on October 1st on the route between Davanagere and Bharamasagara.
The bus company released a statement:
We have removed the driver from duty and have asked the divisional security inspector to conduct an inquiry. He won’t be assigned any further duty till the probe is completed.