Bus fare hiked; minimum charge distance halved
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala Cabinet on Wednesday approved the recommendation put forward by Justice M Ramachadran commission to increase the bus fare in the state.
The minimum fare for 2.5 km is fixed at Rs 8. Earlier the minimum distance was 5 km for Rs 8.
According to the new system, to travel 5 km distance, the fare will be Rs 10.
Meanwhile, the commission recommendation to hike the student concession fare was rejected by the Cabinet.