Srinagar, March 02:There are reports that some public transport vehicles surcharge the passenger while travelling in public transport.
All public transport vehicles; be it state carriage or contract carriage must therefore place a copy of lastest “passenger fare list” issued by the competent Authority displayed at a prominent pace in all public transport vehicles viz. 407 passenger vehicle, Sumos, Taveras other Maxi cabs.
Latest passenger fare list issued by Transport Commissioner and State Transport Authority Srinagar / Jammu vide No. TC/JK/P&S/73-III/O-995-1086 dated 22.06.207 for different vehicles is as below:
FARE RATES (INCLUSIVE PASSENGER TAX) FOR MEDIUM COMMERCIAL VEHICLES (MINI BUSES OR ITS EQUIVALENT)
Inc./[email protected] 13.75 %
Upto 3 kms.
Upto 5 kms
Upto 10 Kms
Upto 15 kms
Upto 20 kms
Beyond 20 Kms
For every additional Kms fare will be chargeable as applicable to stage carriage passenger busses on that route. (@0.93 plain and Rs 1.28 Hill in Kashmir Region) and (Rs. 0.87 in plain and Rs. 1.23 in Hill in Jammu Region).
*50% concession as per Annexure H shall be applicable to the categories.
FOR RATES FOR CONTRACT CARRIAGE (TAXI-MAXI-CABS)
(INCLUSIVE OF PASSENGER TAX)
Types of the vehicles as taxi/Maxi cab
Inc./Hike in Rs.
Revised Fare per km (in Rs)
Innova, Fortuner etc..
Like, Tavera, Scorpio, Qualis, Xylo etc
like Maruti, Esteem, Mohindra, Comm., Mahindra Trax, Ambassador Car (diesel) Sumo, Bolero, Tata Indica, Swift, Tata Winger, Tempo Traveler etc.
1. Waiting charges per hour Rs. 25/- during regular journey in a day time.
2. Luggage weighing upto 40 kgs shall not be chargeable.
3.Night halt will be chargeable Rs. 200/- lump-sum from 11.00 PM to 6.00 AM in case the Taxi/Maxi cab is hired on daily basis.
Copy of the latest passenger fare list can be downloaded from the official website of Transport Department J&K.