- Walter Division DCM Tripathi announcement on ticket increase
- The DCM said the decision was made to reduce congestion
- Strict enforcement of regulations in areas surrounding the railway
Corona said that in order to combat the Pandemic, the process of recruiting additional paramedical personnel has been initiated and regulations are being strictly enforced in the areas surrounding the railway. Kovid said the wards at the railway hospital were being prepared. Tripathi asked the passengers to cooperate.
Meanwhile, the South Central Railway has hiked platform ticket prices at Secunderabad and 14 other railway stations. In Secunderabad, the ticket price has been increased from Rs 10 to Rs 50. In other 14 stations, it has been increased from Rs 10 to Rs 20.
There are stations in Hyderabad, Warangal, Khammam, Lingampally, Kazipeta, Mahabubabad, Ramagundam, Manchiryala, Bhadrachalam Road, Vikarabad, Tandur, Bidar, Parlivaidyanath and Begumpet.