Hyderabad: The Telangana government on Friday approved the proposal to raise movie ticket prices in the state based on the request of film producers.
A proposal was sent to the government requesting a hike in the prices of movie tickets. The government accepted the proposal after thoroughly going through it. Hence, the ticket prices across all theatres in the state will rise accordingly.
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The government suggested that the price of tickets, GST, management charges, and online charges, be printed separately.
As per the government order, the minimum ticket price in an air-conditioned theatre has been fixed at Rs 50 and the maximum price has been set at Rs 150, excluding GST. A multiplex may charge a consumer amounts between Rs 100-250, per ticket, excluding GST.
The service charges have been fixed at Rs 5 for non-ac theatres and Rs 3 for air-conditioned theatres.