Rail passenger fare hiked by 14.2%, `Acche Din` mocks opposition

In a pre-budget move, cash-strapped railways on Friday effected a steep across-the-board hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares in all classes and a 6.5 percent increase in freight rates to garner Rs 8000 crore a year.

Jun 20, 2014, 21:46 PM IST