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Posted: Oct 26 2016 (14:47)
Last Response: Oct 26 2016 (20:58)
ML/Mumbai Local -Oct 26 2016 (13:25) Mumbai suburban rail services: No fare revision on cards
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The announcement comes after a flexi-fare system was introduced for Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains in September.
NO FARE rationalisation is on the cards for Mumbai’s suburban rail services, said a Railway Board official while addressing the press at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) Tuesday. This means, fares are likely to remain unchanged until at least the next Budget.
This comes after a flexi-fare system was introduced for Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains in September — slabs were introduced for booking tickets, of up to 50 per cent in base fares for passengers...
Oct 26 2016 (14:47)
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Why fare rationalisation should be done for Mumbai suburban rail services only, which is giving better revenues/ Operating-Ratio than other suburban services in IR network? It should be done for all suburban rail services.
Oct 26 2016 (20:58)
srinivasvasanthi 3626 blog posts 13 correct pred (50% accurate)
Mumbai sub urban services always have patronages over sitting + standing approved capacity.So the revision of fares are not necessary .
More over Mumbai sub urban systems are life line of Mumbai Metro.All the Sub urban fares shall be always subsidized by 30%.Railway s are enjoying free lands in Metros from the British era and obliged to served for the poor and common people of Metro.
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