Folks parking on the Bengaluru railway station will now need to pay a payment if the automobile isn’t eliminated inside seven minutes. The Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (KSR) Bengaluru railway station additionally has a brand new entry management system and toll gates at entry and exit factors.
As well as, the Indian Railway Stations Improvement Company (IRSDC), which has been accountable for the event of the system, has revised the parking payment — to a minimal of Rs 25 (Rs 20 earlier) for four-wheelers and different industrial automobiles, and Rs 12 for two-wheelers (from Rs 10).
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Chatting with indianexpress.com, an IRSDC official confirmed that the gates have been put in at entry and exit factors to each platform no 1 and platform quantity 8 of the railway station.
“The main goal behind introducing the system is to decongest the busy railway station, thereby serving to passengers enter and exit extra easily. With the computerised system now in place, particulars of every automobile getting into the premises will likely be recorded on-line, bettering safety too,” the official mentioned.
The parking tariff per day has additionally been revised. Whereas it is going to value Rs 400 (Rs 300 earlier) for four-wheelers to be parked as much as 24 hours, two-wheelers can pay Rs 80 (Rs 50 earlier). Curiously, even bicycles parked within the station premised for a day will now be charged (Rs 60 per day).
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In accordance with South Western Railway (SWR) officers, at the least 2,000 automobiles on a mean — together with 600 vehicles — enter the station premises every day.
With bike and bicycle rental companies out there on the premises and BMTC buses allowed to cease proper in entrance of the station, officers declare the brand new system will assist passengers and keep away from visitors points.