(G.N.S) Dt. 26
A senior official of Western Railway has said that In the view of current Covid-19 situation, it has been decided to reduce the platform ticket charge from Rs 50 to Rs 30 at 13 railway stations under Ahmedabad zone. The platform ticket rate for remaining small railway stations of the zone has been reduced to Rs 1.
As per a statement released from the Ahmedabad zone of Western Railway, the platform ticket rate has been decreased to Rs 30 at railway stations of Ahmedabad, Kutch Gandhidham, Kutch Bhuj, Palanpur, Mehsana, Viramgam, Samakhiali, Maninagar, Patan, Unjha, Siddhpur, Dharmnagar and Sabarmati from Thursday. The platform ticket fares were surged to Rs 50 from Rs 10 earlier in March 2020 in a bid to avoid large gathering of people at railway platforms in view of the Covid-19 situation.