In order to control the crowd and curb misuse of alarm chain pulling in the summer season, Central Railway has increased the price of platform tickets as a temporary measure from Rs.10 to Rs. 50 at CSMT, Dadar, LTT, Thane, Kalyan and Panvel stations for 15 days from 9 May to 23 May.
The decision was taken after the recent alarm chain pulling incident wherein a loco pilot had to risk his life to undo the same.
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In order to control crowd and curb misuse of Alarm Chain pulling in summer season, it is proposed the price of platform tickets to be increased as a temporary measure frm Rs.10 to Rs. 50 at CSMT, Dadar, LTT, Thane, Kalyan & Panvel stations for 15 days from 9/5/2022 to 23/5/2022. pic.twitter.com/aKwookd41y— Shivaji M Sutar (@ShivajiIRTS) May 8, 2022