Indian Railways want subsidy on tickets to go; Check other developments


Indian Railways want subsidy on tickets to go; Check other developments

Indian Railways is mulling implementing a “give it up” scheme to increase its earnings. The national transporter has chalked out a plan to ask passengers to sacrifice the subsidy on train tickets, viewing the fact that it recovers only 53 per cent of the cost of a ticket from a passenger, which puts additional pressure on the network in terms of earnings, said an IANS report. It quoting an official as saying, “The railways have submitted a 100-day plan to the Prime Minister`s Office (PMO) to increase the earnings.”

The official said the remaining 47 per cent is given as subsidy to the passengers, adding that the idea was to urge passengers to give up the subsidy on the train tickets Read More

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