Dimapur, September 8: In regards to the movement of persons and vehicles in the state and considering restriction on the number of passengers, Deputy Commissioner and Chairman, Regional Transport Authority, Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan has fixed the fares for taxis and rickshaws as per the guidelines with immediate effect.
Line Auto rickshaws (6 Seater) plying from Railway Gate to Chumukedima.
Railway Gate to Purana Bazaar Rs 20 per passenger; Railway Gate to Paddumpukhuri/2½ mile Rs 40 per passenger; Railway Gate to 3rd/4th Mile Rs 50 per passenger; Railway Gate to 5th/6th Mile Rs 60 per passenger; Railway Gate to 7th Mile Rs 80 per passenger; Railway Gate to Urra Peace Camp Rs 100 per passenger and Railway Gate to Singrijan Rs 100 per passenger.
The maximum passengers allowed is as per the SOP.
Autorickshaw (3 Seater) would ply with one passenger as per the new guidelines on hire basis on all routes with the present existing hire rates.
Regional Taxi fare for Chumukedima to Medziphema:
Maximum passenger allowed is 3 in Motor Cab (Maruti Alto/Van etc) with Rs 90 per passenger.
Maximum passenger allowed is 5 in Maxi Cab (Tata Sumo/Innova etc) with Rs 90 per passenger.
The taxi fare from Dimapur to other districts would be in accordance with the fare fixed by the respective Regional Transport Autority.
The fare of taxi and autorickshaw would be in place till further directives and guidelines on safe practice for commercial passengers vehicles would be strictly followed, the DC stated.
(Page News Service)