Mumbai: The base fares for autorickshaws and taxis in Mumbai have been hiked by ₹3 across the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) amid a rise in prices of petrol and diesel.
As the price of petrol and diesel is skyrocketing day by day, the fare for auto rickshaws and Kaali Peeli taxis has also increased by Rs 3.
The city is already facing a COVID situation, and now with fares rising, travel will become expensive for travellers.
The minimum fare for autos has been hiked to Rs 21 from Rs 18 while for Kaali Peeli taxi the price has gone to Rs 25 from Rs 22. In Mumbai today the cost of petrol stands at Rs 97 while diesel is retailing at Rs 88.06.