Revised fares for minibus /auto rickshaw in JK

Jammu, December 28 (Scoop News) –DIG Traffic Range Jammu Shakeel Ahmed Beig, convened a meeting with the representatives of Mini buses and auto rickshaw unions today.

It is informed that following are the revised rates of fares for Mini-buses  upto 03 Kms, Rs. 4.50, Upto 05 Kms, Rs. 7.50,        Upto 10 Kms, Rs. 09, Upto 15 Kms, Rs. 10, Upto 20 Kms, Rs. 13 and beyond 20 Kms., Rs. 16.

In case of autorikshaws the new rates fixed for 1st Km is  Rs. 16 and for subsequent Km it is Rs. 12.

All the Matadors/Mini-Bus representatives were directed to keep 09 seats (01-09) exclusively for the ladies and in case of Buses 12 seats (01-12) should be reserved for the ladies as per the prescribed orders. Furthermore, they were directed to ensure that all the drivers of passenger’s vehicles shall wear uniform from 01.01.2013 or else strict action under law shall be taken against the violators.

DIG Traffic has informed the General Public can register their complaints regarding overcharging, use of tape recorders etc on helpline numbers  0191-2459048 and 9419147732.