Secunderabad: The railway station platform ticket price is reduced by the officials benefiting the travellers in the Secunderabad Railway division. As part of safety measures to stop Covid spreading, the officials have increased the platform ticket rate to discourage the public from flocking into the train stations. The fares are now reviewed and reduced as the things are returning to normalcy.
As per the revised rates the platform ticket at suburban and non-suburban railway stations will cost Rs 10 and at Secunderabad and Hyderabad railways platform ticket cost is Rs 20. The ticket issuing at small train stations will be also resumed as per the circular.
All the unreserved express train services are being resumed by the Indian Railways. The reduced platform ticket rates will ease the burden on many travellers mostly the senior citizens and the disabled.
The officials have urged the public to follow all the Covid norms when on the Railway premises.