LAHORE: (HRNW) Punjab authorities have made recommendations for the fares of Orange Line train, Metro and Speedo buses, ARY News reported on Friday.
A session of Punjab’s Mass Transit Transport Authority was held today to finalise the fares for Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT), Metro and Speedo bus services.
Sources said that the authority recommended to set fare of OLMT up to Rs40-50, whereas, the ticket prices for Metro and Speedo will be retained up to Rs30.
The recommendations have been forwarded to the provincial cabinet which will take the final decision for the fares of Orange Line Metro Train, sources added.
It is noteworthy to mention here that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led Punjab government had inaugurated the trial operation of the Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) on 27 kilometres route from Dera Gujran to Ali Town which began on December 10 after the completion of technical and mechanical work. Transport authorities said that the test run will need at least three months before its public launch.
Earlier, the Punjab government had announced to commencement of OLMT commercial operations from January 2020, however, it seemed impossible to be implemented due to its test run.