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Massive surge for Sankranti celebrations in urban areas of South India

Massive surge for Sankranti celebrations in urban areas of South India

Just a few days are left for Sankranti. Huge rush is being witnessed in bus stations and railway stations in the cities of South India.

Almost all the buses and trains plying full.

Due to this passengers are facing many problems in booking tickets from Secunderabad to various parts of Andhra Pradesh.

Taking the advantage of situation several private bus operators across South India have doubled from the usual price.

The ticket fares in the buses are skyrocketing, and the private buses are charging double prices from the usual prices, as usual.

The price is Rs 600-Rs 800 and now it has risen up to Rs 2000 to Rs 3000 and maybe in the coming days of Sankranti period the private buses rates will increase.

In the various online booking platforms charges for a particular destination vary from one travel agency to another.

For instance, from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam it is charging Rs 2000 to Rs 2500 which is double from the usual price.

Meanwhile, the Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) is plying 4,484 to the neighboring State Andhra Pradesh without transacting any charges.

Special buses are running in high demand in areas of Hyderabad such as MGBS, JBS, Uppal Cross Roads, Aranmghar, LB Nagar Cross Roads, KPHB, Bowenpally, and Gachibowli areas.

“For the past one week, we are witnessing a huge rush, also the number of trains plying in the SCR zone has increased, so from January 1, SCR has been operating 121 trips of special train services, which will be operated not only between the two Telugu states but also towards other popular destinations. These train services have varied coach compositions including both Reserved Coaches and Unreserved coaches catering to all segments of passengers and we are expecting a more rush in January12,13,14, so as per demand more special trains would be added,” said a senior officer of SCR.

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By : Sunjet Date : January 10, 2024 Category : News Comments :

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