Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has decided to increase the fares of autorickshaws and taxis. As per the new tariff, minimum charge for autorickshaws has been hiked to Rs 25 from Rs 20. Minimum charge for taxis has been hiked to Rs 175 from Rs 150.
The state cabinet has given nod for the hike. The decision will be announced in the state assembly on Thursday.
An official announcement will be made after the assembly session, it is learned.