He boarded in a moving bus to see the interiors after flagging off a fleet of City Buses in Patna.
The woman conductor promptly gave him a ticket and asked for Rs5 - the fare for his journey from Gandhi Maidan to Patna station.
After getting the ticket he searched his pocket for money,but on realising that he had no money to buy ticket, he borrowed Rs 5 from a bureaucrat, reported NDTV.
Amrit Lal Meena, Principal Secretary of the Urban Development Department, paid Rs. 5 for Mr Kumar's ticket.