Any kind of price hikes for any product will firstly affect the common people. As we know most of the common people are depending on public service vehicles like KSRTC, and Indian railways for transportation process. And this hike in diesel price mainly affect the service of both these sectors and railway alreads increased the charges. The KSRTC is no choise to increas the fares so they are cutting the schedules for reducing the loss. Because of the hike in diesel price their is a chance to increase the price of daily needed items like vegetable items, fruits etc.