DMRC Irrational – 1 km Fare Rs.10, 60 km Mumbai WR Rs.5
October11, 2017 (C) Ravinder Singh email@example.com
Central government through Hardeep Singh Puri FUNDS Mass Transit Projects.
For same population & income levels Delhi Has FOUR TIMES More Vehicles than Mumbai, Burn 4 Times More Imported PETROLEUM Emitting 4 Times More GHG.
Public Transport for Local Area up to 8 km should be Cheaper to Attract Local Population – DMRC Fare Rs.30 for 5-12 km is Lunatic. Fuel cost of using 2-Wheeler is Rs.10 and small Cars just Rs.20 for DMRC Slab for 1-5 users.
For Short Distances Up to 10 km who will use DMRC in Delhi?
Ø Center ought to have National Public Transport Fare Policy.
Ø Central Government is Undertaking Railway Projects to Cost Rs.15,00,000 Cr are Not Based on Commercial Considerations – Most are Least Viable.
Ø Introduced in Dec2015, Agra to Bateshwar 78 km by Train – 71909 DEMU Single Journey Cost Rs.10, its averages Speed 40 kmph is faster than DMRC trains. There is only one Train Service Operating on this recently Built WHITE ELEPHANT.
Ø 90% of Passenger Train Services, Including TEJAS, Mahamana & Gatiman Expresses are making losses.
Ø Minimum DMRC Fare is Rs.10 But Maximum 60km Churchgate to Virar Fare* is Rs.5 or Rs.20 on Western Railway Suburban Services for Economy & First Class. *Rs.320 an Rs.128O Monthly pass for 62 Journeys.
Ø When Indian Railway fare is same across India – how is that DMRC Fare is 4-12 Times more than Mumbai Suburban fare?
Ø Short distance Churchgate to Mumbai cost only Rs.1.6 one way – DMRC Fare is Rs.20 – with Smart Card Rs.18/Rs.16.
DMRC 50% Slower Cost 12 Times
10 Km Distance Mum 16 minutes Cost Rs.2.10 – DMRC 32m Cost Rs.24-30
Suburban Trains are Faster – better connected and allow Quick Entry & Exit. Fast Local covers Churchgate-Dadar 10.5 km in 16 minutes. Mandi House to Green Park takes 32 minutes with interchange and waiting.
DMRC One Way Fare
Mumbai WR Monthly Pass
“Today, the bus fare between Agra and Bah (Bateshwar) was Rs.60, while with the operation of the DEMU, the fare will drop to Rs.10 which will benefit the locals who were mainly labourers and farmers,” Sharma added.
Ravinder Singh, Inventor & Consultant, INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND PROJECTS
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Ravinder Singh* is a WIPO awarded inventor specializing in Power, Transportation,
Smart Cities, Water, Energy Saving, Agriculture, Manufacturing, Technologies and Projects