Transport Ministry: Commuter Line fare will not go up soon

Passengers alight from a commuter line train in Manggarai station, Jakarta, Friday, (13/5). (Aslam Iqbal)

Jakarta, IO – Transportation Ministry ascertained that the increase in the Commuter Line (KRL) fare will not happen in the near future, reversing the plan to hike it from Rp3,000 to Rp5,000 after Eid.

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Transportation Ministry spokesperson Adita Irawati said the ministry will first conduct an in-depth study on the plan amid increasing prices of several basic commodities. (Aslam Iqbal)