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Jun 07 2017 (12:37)   IRCTC is Going to Implement Ticket Reservations and Ticket Cancellation Modifications from July 1st, 2017

Jayashree   37386 news posts
Entry# 2310352   News Entry# 304597         Tags   Past Edits
IRCTC is Going to Implement Ticket Reservations and Ticket Cancellation Modifications from July 1st, 2017 – Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is the subsidiary of Indian Railways. It helps the people to book their tickets using online ticketing operations. Now it has made some new changes to facilitate the users well. They are planning to bring this changes into the existence by the end of 1st July 2017. Here is the complete information regarding the modification they had made in IRCTC.
IRCTC Ticket Reservations 50% Cash Back On Cancelling the Ticket:
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present, there are separate cancellation charges like Rs 120 for AC, Rs 60 for sleeper and Rs 30 for second class. From July 1st, if the passengers are ready to cancel the instant tickets they will get 50% of money back (refunded).
Minor Modifications On Tatkal Tickets:
They had made slight changes in tatkal ticket booking rules. We can reserve the AC Tatkal tickets for the coach in between the 10 and 11’o clock in the morning hours. IRCTC will make the Non-AC tickets available to the people from the 11 to 12 am in the morning.
IRCTC Removed Waiting List:
There will be no waiting list option. People could book the tickets only if it had confirmation or RAC (Reservation Against Cancellation).
Changes in Rajdhani and Shatabdi Trains:
They increased the number of coaches in Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. There is an option named mobile ticket only for Rajdhani and Shatabdi as they decided to create the paperless tickets.
IRCTC in 15 Official Languages and No Premium Trains:
IRCTC will be available in 15 official languages to the Indians. Users can choose their required language translation. The railway closed all the ‘premium’ trains.
50% Cash Back On ‘Convenience’ Train Ticket Cancellation:
On the ‘convenience’ train ticket cancellation passengers can get 50% cash back. At present, there is no refunding for this ticket bookings. The railway department will raise the customers by calling the customers to their destinations.
Conclusion:
IRCTC is now planning to make modifications keeping in mind about the customers. They are going to implement this changes from July 1st, 2017. Let’s see how these changes will grab the attention of the people.

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Jun 07 2017 (18:15)
csankaram   52 blog posts   179 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 2310352-13            Tags   Past Edits
50 % cancellation is not a good decision.contrary to digitalization

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Feb 09 2015 (18:18)   SC/Secunderabad Junction (10 PFs)
 

Venkat వెంకట్~   13683 blog posts   13 correct pred (87% accurate)
Entry# 1364844            Tags   Past Edits
Arriving SC at monday morning is very important for many coastal andhra people as most of them working here. But lets see how much late they are arrived at SC on mondays. List from premier train to express trains.
1.22203 VSKP-SCAC DURONTO EXPRESS
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 06:15 08:20* 2:05 hrs* ---2hrs late
2. 12775 CCT-SC AC EXP
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JN(SC) 2 06:55 10:13* 3:18 hrs* --- 3 hrs late
3.12739 VSKP-SC GARIBRATH EXP
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 08:10 10:37* 2:27 hrs* --- 2 hr 30 min late

4. 12759 MAS-HYB CHARMINAR EXP
HYDERABAD DECAN(HYB) 2 08:00 09:42* 1:42 hrs*---- 1 hr 42 min late ( Over taken 3 AC exp trains :P)
5. 12709 GDR-SC SIMHAPURI EXP
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 08:35 11:01* 2:26 hrs*-----2hr 30 min late
6. 12783 VSKP-SC SUF AC EXPRESS
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 07:40 10:17* 2:37 hrs* ---- 2hr 30 mib late ( Full LHB AC train)
7.18309 SBP-NED NAGAWALI BI-WEEK
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 09:00 09:20 09:55 55 min---- Only 55 min delay (Over taken 3 AC exp trains !!)
8. 12727 VSKP-HYB GODAVARI EXP

MAULA ALI(MLY) 07:11 07:11 1:45 hrs ----Almost 1 hr 50 min
9.12737 COA-SC GOWTAMI EXP
MAULA ALI(MLY) 07:28 07:28 1:30 hrs ----1 hrs 30 min late
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10. 12733 TPTY-SC NARAYANADRI EXP
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 06:25 06:40 15 min---- Just 15 min late via Guntur


11. 17015 BBS-SC VISAKHA EXP
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 07:30 --------------- ON TIME :)--Via Guntur
12. 12703 HWH-SC FALAKNUMA EXP
SECUNDERABAD JN(SC) 2 09:35 09:50------ Just 15 min late via Guntur ( Might have crosses some of the AC express coming from KZJ side)
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So it seems SCR dont gibe much preference to AC class trains ?? so better avoid them ??
Trains running via Guntur almost on runs on time including palnadu ??
Trains origination other than VSKP, Kakinada also gets high preference ??
Any comment friends ??

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Mar 16 2015 (17:45)
csankaram   52 blog posts   179 correct pred (76% accurate)
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It looks like some issue. Is there any problem derail like thing happend?

  
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Mar 17 2015 (17:08)
Venkat వెంకట్~   13683 blog posts   13 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 1364844-39            Tags   Past Edits
No news about it.

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Oct 01 2014 (18:14)   SC/Secunderabad Junction (10 PFs)
 

csankaram   52 blog posts   179 correct pred (76% accurate)
Entry# 1232162            Tags   Past Edits
Escalator at PF#10 In Secunderabad station.
  
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Oct 01 2014 (18:12)   12749/Machilipatnam - Secunderabad Express
 

csankaram   52 blog posts   179 correct pred (76% accurate)
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Inside 2AC of Machilipatnam Express.
  
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Oct 01 2014 (18:11)   MTM/Machilipatnam (2 PFs)
 

csankaram   52 blog posts   179 correct pred (76% accurate)
Entry# 1232150            Tags   Past Edits
Machilipatnam Railway Station

  
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free space avl for 3 pf and pitlines etc?
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