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Railways denies charging any extra fare from passengers

Railways denies charging any extra fare from passengers

New Delhi, Jan 14 (UNI) Railway Ministry on Thursday said that the Railways has not been charging any extra fare from the passengers and issued a clarification that reports published in media was misleading and not based on facts.
The Ministry said that festival or holiday special trains were started as per the long standing practice to clear the rush and the fare for such trains has been kept little higher since 2015. There was ‘nothing new’ and this has been an established practice.
It may be noted that Passenger operations have always been subsidized by railways. Railways bear loss for travel by passenger.

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Galwan Valley martyr Col Santosh Babu to be honoured with Maha Vir Chakra on R-Day

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New Delhi, Jan 25 (UNI) Commanding Officer of 16 Bihar regiment Colonel Santosh Babu, who was martyred in the Galwan Valley clash, will be posthumously awarded with Maha Vir Chakra on Republic Day.

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Four foreigners & two PIOs get Padma Shri

25 Jan 2021 | 11:54 PM

New Delhi, Jan 25 (UNI) Among the 102 Padma Shri awardees, four foreigners and two Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) have been conferred with the fourth highest civilian awards on the eve of 72nd Republic Day.

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25 Jan 2021 | 11:31 PM

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President's speech on eve of 72nd Republic Day

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25 Jan 2021 | 10:39 PM

New Delhi, Jan 25 (UNI) Following is the address by President Ram Nath Kovind on the eve of 72nd Republic Day.

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