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Delhi Metro fares hiked from today, check here for new rates

Delhi metro has rolled out a second hike in fares this year.

delhi Updated: Oct 11, 2017 11:38 IST
HT Correspondent
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) decided it is not “competent” to roll back or defer the proposed fare hike, ending a political confrontation between the Delhi government and the Centre on the issue.
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) decided it is not “competent” to roll back or defer the proposed fare hike, ending a political confrontation between the Delhi government and the Centre on the issue.(HT FILE)

If you are travelling beyond 5km on the Delhi Metro from Tuesday, be prepared to shell out Rs 10 extra with yet another fare revision. The hike came into force after the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) decided it is not “competent” to roll back or defer the proposed fare hike, ending a political confrontation between the Delhi government and the Centre on the issue.

Delhi Metro fare hike: This is how you can still travel cheap

The hike, which comes five months within the last one, will affect every commuter of the mass rapid transit who travels beyond 5km, while journeys falling in the 2-5km distance slab will cost Rs 5 more.

Take a look at the revised fares:

You can also use our Delhi Metro fare calculator to find out how much more your daily ride will cost you every day.

The hike in the fares has been criticised by commuters who felt it was a ‘loot’. This is what commuters had to say about the raised tariff.