Ac Local Fare Reduced: To keep ticket prices for air-conditioned (AC) local train within the reach of the layperson, the Western Railway (WR) has reduced the fare structure in which they intend to charge commuters Rs10 for the first five kilometres of their journey. The maximum fare for the 60-km stretch between Churchgate and Virar has been capped at Rs25.
Ac Local Fare Reduced: You can travel on Mumbai’s AC local for just Rs 10 for the month of April, Reason will Shock You……
Railways had to take this decision because of lesser commuter using AC local and western railway had to suffer a big loss. As per the estimates Western Railway had a loss of 1000 cr. for March month due lesser ticket collection from AC local.
This new price structure will only be applicable for the month of April. They will see the response for the month and accordingly will revise it. Ac Local Fare Reduced.
The proposal has been forwarded to the WR board for clearance following which it will be sent to the railway board for the final approval.This new price structure will only be applicable for the month of April. They will see the response for the month and accordingly will revise it. Ac Local Fare Reduced.
According to reports only 0.2% Mumbaikars have used Ac Local till Now. This is not surprising as AC local charges for Daily Commuters are too high. so the have decided to Reduce the ac local fare.
Note: We are extremely sorry for making you April fool.
Happy April fool. (Ac Local Fare Reduced).