New Delhi, May 31 (PTI) Freight rates for nine-tonne pay load section in select southern destinations were enquired higher by Rs 1,000 at the local truck transport market in the national capital today following less position of trucks in the market amid busy cargo movements. Also Read - UFO Spotted in Ludhiana? Residents Claim They Saw a Shiny Unidentified Object in Sky | Watch Viral Video

Transporters said, pick-up in cargo movements and shortage of trucks in the market manly pushed up freight rates for some of the southern region centres. Also Read - Veteran Congress Leader Satish Sharma Dies at 73

Delhi to Puducherry, Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram rates moved up by Rs 1,000 each to Rs 68,000, Rs 78,000 and Rs 82,000, respectively. Also Read - New Delhi, Goa and Mumbai Top Booked Destinations by Indians During Valentine’s Week

Following are today’s freight rates per nine-tonne load (in Rs): Jaipur 19,000 Hyderabad 59,000 Chandigarh 20,000 Vijayawada 60,000 Ludhiana 22,000 Bengaluru 62,000 Kanpur 24,000 Chennai 65,000 Indore 24,000 Mysore 67,000 Ahmedabad 26,000 Puducherry 68,000 Baroda 28,000 Coimbatore 73,000 Patna 29,000 Kochi 78,000 Surat 30,000 Thiruvananthapuram82,000 Mumbai 32,000 Goa 62,000 Pune 32,000 Gwalior 17,000 Kolkata 34,000 Guwahati 62,000

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