Aug 19, 2018

Train fares to be upped!

The ministry of transport has decided to increase railway fares by 15% from October 01 onwards.

Ministry secretary - G.S. Withanage said that the relevant Gazette notification would be issued soon.

However, the minimum fare of Rs. 10 would not face any change, the ministry adds.

According to the Department of Railways, train fares have not been revised after 2008.