New Delhi: Where the common man's waist is being broken due to the ever-increasing inflation in the country, in the meantime, the Railways has given a big blow to the passengers. Actually, the platform tickets price has been increased by Central Railway at some railway stations of Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR).
Know how much platform ticket price
While stating this, CRP Chief Public Relations Officer Shivaji Sutar said that platform tickets at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus, Dadar and Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai have now been priced at Rs 50. Whereas it was earlier around ten rupees. The official said that the new rate has come into effect from March 1 and will be effective till June 15 this year.
Hence this decision was taken
CRP Chief Public Relations Officer Shivaji Sutar said that this decision was taken during summer to prevent excess congestion at these stations. Let us know that from the second week of February, Corona cases are increasing in Mumbai. So far, more than 3.25 lakh corona cases have been reported in the city, while more than 11,400 people have died due to Kovid-19.
Local train services started last month
Let us tell you that the services of Mumbai's lifeline or local train have been resumed for the general public in the last month. Recently it was said that about 36 lakh passengers are using the local rail network of the city every day. Please tell that after 320 days, train services have been resumed in Mumbai on 1 February 2021.