Are you aware that the Autorickshaw RTA approved rates for Mumbai are Rs. 11 for initial 1.6 km and subsequently Rs. 6.50 per km?
The below table indicates that auto users pay Rs. 7.50 to Rs. 8.00 and they pay higher rates for longer distances travelled!
|Meter Reading||Physical Distance travelled||Day Auto Fare as published by RTO||Day Auto Fare per km, as per published fare||Correct Day Auto Fare calculated as per Rs. 6.50 per km||% Over-charge by Auto Fare|
|1.00||1.6 km||Rs. 11.00||Rs.6.875||Rs. 11.00||0%|
|2.00||3.2 km||Rs. 24.00||Rs.7.50||Rs. 22.00||9%|
|3.00||4.8 km||Rs. 37.00||Rs. 7.70||Rs. 32.00||15.61%|
|4.00||6.4 km||Rs. 50.00||Rs. 7.81||Rs. 42.00||19.11%|
|6.00||9.6 km||Rs. 76.00||Rs. 7.91||Rs. 63.00||20.77%|
|8.00||12.8 km||Rs. 102.00||Rs. 7.986||Rs. 84.00||21.6%|
|10.00||16 km||Rs. 128.00||Rs. 8.00||Rs. 105.00||22.10%|
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