Increase in Train Fares From 2015 Says Indian Railway

By | December 14, 2014

According to Indian Railway’s¬†announced policy, fare and freight revision linked to fuel and energy cost are being done twice a year. The last revision was done in June whereas passenger fares were revised by 4.2 per cent and freight rates by 1.4 per cent.

The fuel adjustment component-linked tariff revision due in December will be effected in the Rail Budget in February and there is a need for upward revision as energy cost has gone up by over 4 per cent in the recent months, said a senior Railway Ministry official.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had said at a recent event that “some burden has to be shared by people.”

So at last we all are going to have a new year gift from our Railway Ministry Enjoy !!!

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