Implementation of fare structure fixed by government during Eid-ul-Adha Holidays

Karachi, September 22, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Provincial Transport Authority has in compliance with the orders of the Honourable Apex Courts and the directives of Minister for Transport and Mass Transit Department on the complaints regarding charging of excess fares by Transporters/ Operators of public service vehicles has performed checking during the Eid Holidays and during the checking excess fare returned on the spot and also fine has been imposed on charging of excess fare as per the following:

Sr. No.      District RTA Number of           Excess Fare returned           Fine imposed in the charging of excess
               Vehicles Challaned              to the passengers                  fare and Motor vehicles laws

1            PTA Sindh and DRTA, Karachi         Rs.7,26,250/-                           Rs.2,62,750/

2            RTA Hyderabad                       Rs.12,20,470/-                          Rs.4,29,300/

3            Mirpurkhas                          Rs.1,04,430/-                           Rs.16,070/

4            Thatta and Badin                    Rs.1,92,500/-                           Rs.1,13,000/

5            Sanghar                             Rs.47,200/-                             Rs.39,000/

6            Sukkur                              Rs.45,700/-                             Rs.34,700/

7            Larkana                             Rs.53,200/-                             Rs.20,600/

8            Shikarpur                           Rs.39,600/-                             Rs.22,600/

9            Shaheed Benazir Abad                Rs.40,000/-                             Rs.11,000/

10           Naushehro Feroze                     Rs.57,200/-                             Rs.25,000/

                TOTAL:            Rs.25,26,550/-                  Rs.9,74,020/-

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401