EASTERN RAILWAY TO KEEP SATELLITE RESERVATION OFFICES OPEN on SUNDAYS /HOLIDAYS FOR PUJA BOOKING
Kolkata, June 08, 2016:
To facilitate puja booking, Eastern Railway has arranged to keep open satellite reservation terminals even on Sundays & Holidays between June 12 to July 6, 2016. All the satellite reservation offices which are usually kept closed on Sundays and other nominated holidays will be kept open on June 12, 19, 26 and July 3 & 6, 2016 (morning shift only) for the convenience of the passengers intending to travel during festive season this year.
The passengers are to fill in relevant columns of requisition slips in BLOCK letters clearly and legibly with full address & telephone number, if any, to enable subsequent verification by Railway authorities.
To combat the menace of touting and to help bonafide passengers, only one requisition slip will be accepted from each passenger by the reservation-cum-booking clerk at the counter.
Credit card holders will be allowed to purchase tickets for self and/or his/her family from the credit card counter only. Internetbookingis available on website for which intending passengers may log on to www.irctc.co.in.
Senior citizens who want to avail concession must indicate the same clearly on the requisition slip. Moreover, during their journey the proof of age is to be shown to the coach TTE on demand, otherwise the benefit of senior citizens will not be provided.
Passengers are requested to maintain proper queue at the reservation offices for smooth purchase of journey tickets.
The Headquarters and Divisional officers & inspectors and the Anti Fraud Team of Eastern Railway will visit and make time to time check in all satellite reservation offices to prevent touting and other malafide activities.
Passengers may also avail PujaSpecials and its schedule will be announced in due course.