Platform ticket worth diminished from Rs 30 to Rs 10

The Indian Railways on Thursday diminished the costs of platform tickets to the pre-Covid period charges. The tickets will now be accessible for Rs 10 as earlier than.

The costs had been earlier elevated to Rs 30 with an intention of decongesting railway stations to comprise the transmission of the virus.

This comes a day after Central Railway introduced to revert the value of platform tickets at key stations within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region from Rs 50 to Rs 10 from Thursday. The stations embody Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT), Dadar, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT), Thane, Kalyan and Panvel railway stations.

Recently, the Railways determined to renew cooked meals and restore all trains that had been stopped over a 12 months in the past amid Covid-19 curbs. Currently, solely packaged ready-to-eat meals is accessible on cost in Rajdhani, Shatabdi and different trains. This resolution successfully restored prepare companies to the pre-pandemic state.