Indian Railways hikes fares for passenger trains across network; revised amounts to be applicable from 1 January
The Indian Railways raised the basic passenger fares across the nation on Tuesday, which will be applicable from 1 January, 2020. The revised fare table was published by the Indian Railway Conference Association (IRCA), reports said.
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