Senior citizens without Aadhar card will not be given 50% concession New Delhi: The Indian Railways has decided to make Aadhar cards mandatory for buying rail tickets. The scheme will be implemented in a phased number. To start with, senior citizens without Aadhar card will not be given 50% concession they are entitled to now. […]
Railways will issue photo identity cards to physically-challenged persons to enable them to avail concessions in train tickets in a hassle-free manner.
Ministry of Railways has decided to streamline the procedure for issuing of concessional certificate to physically challenged persons (Divyang).
The Indian Railway has now given senior citizens the option of foregoing concession on purchase of reserved class tickets.
The e-ticketing facility to foreign debit/credit cards for foreign tourists and NRIs in the next 3 months.
Passengers misusing both senior citizen “quota” and senior citizen “concession” will be treated as travelling without ticket.
The Railways that extends concession for senior citizens only if they travel alone.
Ministry of Railways, have decided as a special case to grant 50 % concession in Second/ Sleeper class in Mail/Express fares to students appearing in Final examination of the four Diploma courses being conducted by Institute of Rail Transport i.e. (i) Diploma Course in Transport Economics & Management – during January/February 2015 (ii) Diploma course […]