Report: Didar Ali, Photograph: Ibrar Karim
Gulmit, November 10: Today in a meeting between Magistrate of Gojal Tehsil and representatives of Gojal Transport Association including President Rehmat Ullah Baig, Deputy President Najeeb Ullah and Secretary Sher Ali of Gojal Transport Association agreed upon reduction of passenger fares. The new fares will be effective from today.
Details are follow: Old Fares PKR New Fares PKR
From Boat stand to Sost 200.00 180.00
From Boat Stand to Khyber 150.00 130.00
From Boat Stand to Passu 50.00 30.00
From Boat Stand to Hussaini 50.00 30.00
From Boat Stand to Gulmit 50.00 30.00
During the meeting the Magistrate has agreed to re-consider the boat fares and other public transport facilities. He requested the local commuters not to pay extra amount to local transport owners and to the boat owners.