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Three passengers booked on Utkal express 8477 through TATKAL quota, to travel from Agra Cantt to Hazrat Nizamuddin today (10/06/2010) were unable to catch the train since their incoming train, Ibadat express 2395 from Mughal Sarai, arrived at Agra Fort station more than 3.5 hours late. Would this case merit filing TDR online to recover the full fare?
Are there different rules pertaining to filing TDR for a ticket booked under Tatkal scheme?
Jun 10 2010 (21:49)
Gopalakrishnan P 2110 blog posts 240 correct pred (76% accurate)
I am also interested in this type of cancellations. Could someone enlighten us
Jun 10 2010 (21:59)
जितेश शुभ यात्रा*^ 4124 blog posts 3354 correct pred (80% accurate)
Earlier I had observed this type of case last year. Due to the Fog the train was cancelled. So the passenger not traveled to his destination but He had booking of return journey in Tatkal Quota.
I filed TDR for the return journey but it was not approved due to tatkal quota & I talked to the customer care of IRCTC that passenger was not traveled due to his connecting train cancellation so he should get full refund but they rejected my point.
Jun 07 2010 (10:18) 12296/Sanghamitra SF Express (PT)
sundar 8 blog posts
From: Chennai Central
To: Bangalore city Jn
Date of Journey: 15-Jun-2010
If a connecting train is missed due to the very late arrival of the first train, what are the options for the passengers holding a confirmed e-ticket for the connecting train?
Is there an option for refund or being rebooked on another train, especially when all the later trains on the said route are heavily booked and waitlisted?
Case in point, the very...
May 22 2010 (23:19)
Vinay Kumar~ 15588 blog posts 361 correct pred (78% accurate)
U have to contact station incharge in the case & if he permits, u can board other train leaving towards ur destination!!
For cancellation of E-Ticket, u have to file TDR, after 24 hrs of train's departure!!
i'll tell u 1 incident....once i was supposed to catch jhelum to pune from jhansi....and i wished to travel from kanpur to jhansi by raptisagar express(scheduled at 1650 hours at jhansi and jhelum scheduled at 1720 hours(dep))....but raptisagar got 2 hours late...addingto my miseries and arrived jhansi at 1800 hours....i thought i missed jhelum...but saw jhelum was just to depart from pf no.4..(raptisagar arrived on pf no.1)...but still i was unable to catch jhelum....and few minutes later even missed raptisagar....and hell....broke down...i started wandering here and there what to do...and then i contacted station master of what can i do...if i wished i could cancel my ticket, ,,at that time he told me...catch kerela express...it overtake jhelum and raptisagar on or before bhopal/itarsi....and i dint waited 4 a minute and boareded kerela exp.....tte came to luk 4 tickets...at that time i told him my incident...thankfull tte was gud charged only 50...
Will be confirmed, for sure.
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