During ticket checking on Pune Railway Division in October 2023,
23,145 people were found travelling without tickets and a fine of Rs 2 crore 03 lakh 09 thousand was recovered from them. Along with this, 10709 people were fined Rs. 62 lakh 64 thousand for travelling irregularly & without proper tickets. A fine of Rs 20 thousand was collected from 185 people carrying unbooked luggage.
The above action is done under the guidance of Divisional Railway Manager Smt. Indu Dubey and in coordination with Additional Divisional Railway Manager Brijesh Kumar Singh and Senior Divisional Commercial Manager Dr. Milind Hirve and under the leadership of Divisional Commercial Manager Dr. Ramdas Bhise and in collaboration with ticket checking inspectors and Railway Protection Force.
Ticket checking is being conducted regularly by railway administration. Passengers are requested to travel only with proper tickets, otherwise they will have to pay a fine under the Railway Act and in case of non-payment, they may face imprisonment.