New Delhi: Indian Railways e-Ticketing System caters to over 10 lakhs passengers daily (comprising 58 percent of total reserved passengers) who can book Railways reserved tickets without leaving their homes or offices. To increase the ease to users, a new Android based mobile app for reserved booking ‘IRCTC Rail Connect’
Due to derailment of a goods train at Wihirgaon in Kazipet – Balharshah section on South Central Railway, the following will be the changes in train services:
New Delhi: In pursuance of the announcement made by Government of India for promotion of digital and cashless economy, Ministry of Railways has initiated some additional incentives and measures. The following package of incentives and measures are effective from 1st January 2017.
In continuation with its earlier announcement of providing 10% rebate in the basic fare on the vacant berths / seats after preparation of first chart in Rajdhani / Duronto / Shatabdi trains, Indian Railways has decided to extend this rebate in the reserved class of all other trains w.e.f. 01.01.2017
In connection with the track maintenance, being taken up between Thrissur and Puthukkad Railway stations, Trains in the region will be regulated as under from 31st December 2016 to 28 January 2017, except on Mondays during the period and on 14th and 15th January 2017.
The following special train will be run to clear the extra rush of traffic: Special fare special train from Chennai Central to Kollam
Southern railway is taking up yard remodeling work at Ambalappuzha station as a part of track doubling. Train services in the region will be regulated on 19th, 20th, 21st, and 22nd December 2016 (Monday to Thursday, Four days) in connection with the work as under:
In connection with track maintenance between Chalakkudi and Angamali stations, train through this section will be regulated as under from 09th December to 27 December 2016, except on Mondays.
The following special trains will be run to clear the extra rush of traffic in view of Sabarimala festival. 1. Special fare special train from Kollam to Tirupati (via Katpadi) Train No.07506 Kollam – Tirupati special fare special train will leave Kollam at 05.45 hrs. on 08th December, 2016 and