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Blog Entry# 3083001
Posted: Feb 08 2018 (11:31)

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Feb 08 2018 (11:30)   Committee To review flexi fair scheme

Jai Jawan 🔫🔫🔫 jai kisan⛏⛏⛏~   8 news posts
Entry# 3083001   News Entry# 328935         Tags   Past Edits
An eight member Committee comprising General Manager/West Central Railway, Principal Financial Advisor/East Central Railway, Executive Director Passenger Marketing, Railway Board, Executive Director Traffic Commercial (Rates), Railway Board, Advisor (Transport)/Niti Aayog, Executive Director/Revenue Management & Marketing Automation/Air India, Director/Revenue/Le Meridian and Professor of Transport Economics/Walchand Hirachand was constituted to review the flexi fare scheme.
The terms of reference of the committee was to examine all options and recommend best option keeping in mind interest of passengers and Railways. The committee was mandated to examine the following issues:
Impact of implementation of flexi fare in
its current form with respect to: (i) Impact on Revenue generated for Railways.
(ii) Impact on Passenger in terms of their choice of railway as means of transport (with increased fare).
(iii) Competitiveness of flexi fare viz-a-viz other means of transport.
(iv) Amendment/modification if any in
Flexibility of rates in peak and lean season/week days and weekend/festival season.
‘Add on’ if any to be provided with flexi fare for better patronage of the scheme like loyalty points/deferred benefits etc.
Any other aspects deemed fit by the committee.
(v) Fare of special trains like Humsafar etc. also to be reviewed.v) Fare of special trains like Humsafar etc. also to be reviewed.
(vi) Implementability of suggestions.
The Committee has submitted its report on 16.01.2018. Important recommendations are to rationalise the Flexi fare scheme based on the occupancy of the trains and also offer discounted fare in trains having low occupancy. The Report along with recommendations has been put up for consideration of the Board.
This information was given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain in a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.

1 posts - Thu Feb 08, 2018

Feb 08 2018 (11:37)
Aaditya^~   5589 blog posts   16048 correct pred (78% accurate)
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हिंदी भाषा में👇👇
एक आठ सदस्यीय समिति जिसमें महाप्रबंधक / पश्चिम मध्य रेलवे, प्रिंसिपल वित्तीय सलाहकार / पूर्व मध्य रेलवे, कार्यकारी निदेशक यात्री विपणन, रेलवे बोर्ड, कार्यकारी निदेशक, ट्रैफिक कॉमर्शियल (रेलवे), रेलवे बोर्ड, सलाहकार (परिवहन) / नीति उपाध्यक्ष, कार्यकारी निदेशक / रेवेन्यू प्रबंधन और विपणन ऑटोमेशन / एयर इंडिया, निदेशक / राजस्व / ली मेरिडियन और परिवहन अर्थशास्त्र के प्रोफेसर / वालचंद हिराचंद का गठन किया गया था, जो फ्लेक्सि फेयर स्कीम की समीक्षा के लिए किया गया था।
समिति के संदर्भ की शर्तों में सभी विकल्पों की जांच करना था और यात्रियों
और रेलवे के हित में ध्यान देने के लिए सबसे अच्छा विकल्प सुझाया गया था। समिति को निम्नलिखित मुद्दों की जांच करने के लिए अनिवार्य किया गया था:
इसके वर्तमान रूप में flexi किराया के कार्यान्वयन का प्रभाव:
(i) रेलवे के लिए उत्पन्न राजस्व पर प्रभाव
(ii) परिवहन के साधन के रूप में रेलवे की अपनी पसंद के संदर्भ में यात्री पर प्रभाव (बढ़ी भाड़े के साथ)
(iii) लचीले किराया की प्रतिस्पर्धात्मकता, जैसे- परिवहन के अन्य साधन।
(iv) संशोधन / संशोधन अगर इसमें कोई भी
शिखर और दुबला मौसम / सप्ताह के दिनों और सप्ताहांत / त्योहार के मौसम में दरों की लचीलापन। अगर कोई वफादारी अंक / आस्थगित लाभ आदि जैसी योजना के बेहतर संरक्षण के लिए फ्लेक्सी किराया के साथ प्रदान किया जाए तो 'जोड़ें'। समिति।
(v) विशेष ट्रेनों का किराया, जैसे हंसफेर आदि की भी समीक्षा की जाएगी।
(vi) सुझावों की कार्यान्वयन
समिति ने अपनी रिपोर्ट 16.01.2018 को प्रस्तुत की है। महत्वपूर्ण सिफारिशें ट्रेनों के अधिभोग के आधार पर फ्लेक्सी फेयर योजना को तर्कसंगत बनाने के लिए हैं और कम अधिभोग वाली ट्रेनों में रियायती किराये की पेशकश भी करती हैं। बोर्ड के विचार के लिए सिफारिशों के साथ रिपोर्ट लगाई गई है।
यह जानकारी रेल राज्य मंत्री श्री राजेन गोहैं ने आज लोकसभा में एक प्रश्न के लिखित उत्तर में दी।

Feb 08 2018 (11:42)
Rahul K😎🚂~   2987 blog posts   2046 correct pred (77% accurate)
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Reading this news from last 2-3 weeks. When are they taking action on this report? Or this is just for eyewash?

Feb 08 2018 (12:25)
srinivasvasanthi~   4326 blog posts   15 correct pred (54% accurate)
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One more High Level Committee has to be constituted to review the lower level committee recommendation.
Then Railway Board action committee has to be formulated to implement the High Level Committee's recommendation.

Feb 08 2018 (14:01)
a2z~   2436 blog posts
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Flexi-Fare is under review since several months by one agency or the other, but nothing concrete has happened till now.

Feb 08 2018 (14:04)
Somanko^~   3054 blog posts   4630 correct pred (88% accurate)
Re# 3083001-6            Tags   Past Edits
Exactly always hearing news about monitoring Flexi Fares. But still there is no final outcome

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