As the T20 World Cup kicks off in UAE, the cricket-lovers have thronged the airlines’ offices to get tickets to watch the matches.
The most thrilling match is going to be played between Pakistan and India on October 24 in Dubai.
The airlines have wasted no time in raising their fares by Rs40,000 to Rs60,000 to encash the high demand.
As being reported:
- The Etihad Airline has jacked up its Lahore to Abu Dhabi fare to Rs166,000
- The Airblue fare from Lahore to Sharjah has exceeded Rs85,000
- PIA is charging Rs120,000 from Lahore to Dubai
- Serene Air ticket from Lahore to Dubai is being sold at Rs110,000
According to the source, as the number of passengers is manifold as compared to the number of airbuses it has prompted the airlines to hike air ticket fares enormously.