The Union of Chambers of Craftsmen and Artisans in Istanbul announced that a 35 percent hike decision was made in Istanbul. The hike is expected to come into force after the signature of the relevant authorities.
At the Transportation Coordination Center meeting held at the Disaster Coordination Center affiliated to the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, it was decided to increase the shortest distance fare from 2.60 TL to 3.50 TL in private public bus, IETT, metro and metrobus schedules.
At the UKOME meeting held at AKOM today, electronic ticket fare tariffs were increased by 35 percent. Private public bus, IETT, #metro ve # Metrobus The shortest distance in tariffs increased from 2,60 TL to 3,50 TL.https://t.co/o1FYMCqhb7 pic.twitter.com/xxbt5wz03x
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SözcüAccording to the news of, Representatives of tradesmen who stated that there has been no increase in public transportation charges for 3 years, asked for a 35 percent increase in electronic ticket fare tariffs at the UKOME meeting. As a result of the voting, it was decided to increase the electronic ticket fare tariffs by 35 percent.
Göksel Ovacık confirmed the raise decision
The hike will come into effect after the signature of the relevant authorities affiliated to the İBB. İBB White Table officials said that they were not informed about the hike.
SözcüSpeaking to Istanbul Bus Private Public Bus Owners and Operators, Chamber President of Tradesmen Göksel Ovacık confirmed that there was a hike decision but informed that the hike has not come into force yet.