Travelling through train is likely to get expensive as Railways is all set to increase fare price in upcoming months. According to reports, Railway is planning to increase the facilities provided to the passengers. Following which it may stop giving subsidy to the passengers on tickets. Railways this decision will have a direct impact on the passenger’s pocket who travel in reserved coaches. In fact, it is said passengers might have to pay 43 percent more on their current ticket fare.
AC coach fare to increase first:
As per reports, firstly the passengers traveling in the air-conditioned coach will be affected due to this plan. Later, the plan will be implemented in the sleeper category also. Hike in the price of passenger trains ticket like MEMU, DEMU will be done.
Just like Ujjwala plan, Railways will start this scheme. Just like consumers are asked to leave the subsidy on the LPG cylinder in the Ujjwala scheme, the same can be applicable for passengers while booking train tickets.
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