Indian Railway Fare Hike News: Is the journey of Indian Railways going to be expensive? After some media reports, such speculation was intensified that Indian Railways is preparing to increase train fares. However, the statement issued by the Railways regarding these news reports is a relief. Indian Railways has made it clear that no proposal is being considered to increase passenger fares. Also Read – IRCTC / Indian Railways: Bus service will be available if there is no seat in the train, book the seat here
On Monday, the Railways issued a statement saying, ‘There have been reports in some parts of the media about the possibility of increase in passenger fares. This news is baseless and has no factual basis. No proposal is being considered for increase in fares. The media is advised not to circulate any such report. ‘ Also Read – Indian Railways / IRCTC Latest Update: All these trains are canceled till January 6, check the list
Earlier, Indian Railways had denied the news of increasing the fare during the festive season. In October, it was said by the Railways that the fare for special trains running during the festive season and other demand seasons is usually higher than normal trains. Also Read – Indian Railway created history, made world’s first hospital train, see photos
Let us know that amid the ongoing Corona crisis in the country, only a limited number of railway trains are running on the track. It was feared that the Railways could increase the fares to make up for the losses in the Corona era. However, it has become clear from the latest statement that the Railways is not considering any increase in fares.