Presidential Election Indonesia Rail Anticipating Increased Holidays
Rail Company Indonesia.The addition of coach to improve public service who want to holidays village homes to carry out its obligations selecting candidates for president of Indonesia.
Presidential Elections Indonesia Rail Anticipating Increased Holidays
Surabaya – Rail Company Indonesia (KAI) Regional Operations (Daop) VIII Surabaya will add train series regular short and middle distance. This holiday anticipate the President of 8 elections upcoming in July.
Sugeng Priyono SH, PR PT Rail Regional Operations (Daop) VIII Surabaya, said the addition of KA regular series started in this, but the increase in passengers is estimated to take effect at the beginning of the week before the presidential selection. The addition of coach to improve public service who want to holidays village homes to carry out its obligations selecting candidates for president of Indonesia.
PT KA Daop VIII, will add a series of regular wagon train that is adjusted to the ability locomotives. For example if the economy class train Rapi Dhoho department Blitar, Surabaya-Kertosono through a series of 7-8 is usually a coach will be improved 9-10 carriage. "The strength depends locomotives," he said.
PR PT KA VIII Surabaya Regional Operations reveal this, at the time this long holiday can not be equated with Muslims Day holiday Idul Fitri, Christmas and New Year that the number of passengers can be increased more than 50%. Indonesian presidential election holiday, the estimated number of passengers will rise between 15-20% of the normal day-to-day the number of passengers around 16 thousand increase to 21-22 thousand people per day. "Train at this time is one of the public transport is fast, cheap, convenient and secure. Therefore transportation KA idol is still a community, especially on the day - day off. "Sugeng said.
To the charge, said Sugeng, KA economy remain as they are, that is, to train faculty upgrading of Surabaya-Malang, Blitar through Rp 6,000 per person. If you go down in the Station Passenger Malang charge Rp 4,500 per person and if the down Bangil Rp 3,500 per person. Meanwhile, for the KA-Rapidhoho Surabaya Blitar and Kediri through Kertosono still charge Rp 6,000 per person, if there are passengers who alight at the station Kediri charge Rp 5,000 per person.