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Indian Railways rolls back prices of platform tickets to pre-Covid era rates


  • As India witnesses a dip in the number of Covid-19 cases, Railways declared that the prices of platform tickets will be slashed back to pre-pandemic rates. 
  • Indian Railways had hiked prices of platform tickets in March 2020 in order to minimize the footfall of people during the pandemic.
  • Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has also decided to resume the service of cooked meals in Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto, Vande Bharat, Tejas, and Gatiman Express trains.