Photos: Protests against rail fare hike across India

The recent move by the railway ministry to hike rail fares across India resulted in a large number of protests, with even NDA ally Shiv Sena opposing the hike.

hidden June 27, 2014 08:55:03 IST
Photos: Protests against rail fare hike across India
Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Congress and NSUI activists block a train in protest against hike in railway fares, at Jammu railway station on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Bharatiya Janata Party activists protest against the metro train fare hike at Bandra in Mumbai on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

SUCI activists stop the Balurghat-New Jalpaiguri Inter-city Express train to protest against the hike rail fare hike at Balurghat Railway station in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal, on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Kolkata Pradesh Congress President Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury (centre) and other leaders get drenched in the rain during a rally to protest against the rail fare hike in Kolkata on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

AIDWA-DYFI-SFI activists stop a train and shout slogans during a protest against the hike in rail fares at the Central railway station in Chennai on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Congress activists protest against rail fare hike on the railway tracks in Kolhapur,Maharashtra on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Congress activists stop a train and raise slogans during a protest against rail fare hike at Balurghat Railway station in West Bengal on Wednesday. PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

CPI(M) activists protesting against train fare hike at a railway station in Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.PTI

Photos Protests against rail fare hike across India

Congress workers stop a train during a protest against train fare hike at Surat Railway Station. PTI

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