The Railway Department will increase the train fares reserved for the first class seat tickets and unreserved tickets for intercity express trains from August 1 midnight.
A letter in this regard was sent to the Station Master at the Fort Railway station to make arrangements to implement the fare revision.
Earlier, the railway seat reservation charges were raised by a significant percentage around a month ago.
With the recent general ticket fare revision on July 25, the seat reservation charges too have been paralaly increased again. (Chaturanga Samarawickrama)