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DoTr: Give free ‘beep’ playing cards to commuters

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In light of the “no ‘beep’ card, no accelerate” policy utilized on the EDSA busway machine, the Division of Transportation (DoTr) needs the consortium working the automatic fare sequence machine on Metro Manila’s predominant thoroughfare and railways to give commuters those playing cards for free. In an announcement on Thursday, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade mentioned the switch aimed to ease the burden on passengers, who needed to shell out between P30 and P50 to raise a ‘beep’ card. “We're quiet under quarantine… Workers who own honest returned to work are the most predominant users of the rail machine and the EDSA busway,” he mentioned. “They ought to quiet be spared from the burden of having to pay the worth of the beep card on high of their fares.” Transportation officers a...