NRIs complain of airfare hike pre-Eid Holidays in the Gulf

airlinesMedia reports say Airlines have increased ticket fares to Rs.32,000 in an aim to fleece Keralites working in Gulf countries who are planning to go back home for the Eid holidays.

The reports say Air India has also raised ticket costs from Dubai to Kozhikode to Rs.32,000 and the fare from Dubai to Kochi has risen to Rs.31,000.

Economy class fares have also increased from Kuwait, Doha and Oman as well as on Emirates Airlines, Jet Airways and Etihad who have also hiked ticket rates.