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Delhi Metro fare hike to be on auto mode, next round likely in January-2019 | SNE

By  THE ECONOMIC TIMES .
Nov 27, 2017

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NEW DELHI: Fares of Delhi Metro are likely to go up in January, 2019 again, going by the recommendations of a Centre-appointed committee, authorised to fix the mass rapid transit’s commuting tariff.

The two-phase fare hike effected in May and October was recommended by the same committee, chaired by Justice (Retd.) M L Mehta, which also had the Delhi chief secretary and the additional secretary of the Ministry of Urban Development on board.

In its report, the 4th Fare F ..

“All the fares should be rounded off to the next rupee. This automatic fare revision will come in effect from 1st January, 2019, and every year thereafter till the recommendations of the next FFC come into effect,” the committee said in the report.

During the tussle over the recent hike with the Arvind Kejriwal government, Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri had claimed that the Centre was in n ..

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