IRCTC New Rule: Railways has made new rules (Online Rail Tickets Booking Rule) for passengers who have not booked tickets for a long time. Know that otherwise you will not be able to book tickets.
New Delhi: Indian Railways Latest News: There is news of work for railway passengers. If you also travel by train and take online train tickets (Online Rail Tickets Booking Rule), then first definitely read this news. Those buying tickets online from the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will now have to do mobile and e-mail verification. Only after that you will get the ticket.
New railway rule
Railways have made new rules for passengers who have not booked tickets for a long time due to corona infection. Such people will have to first verify their mobile number and email to buy tickets from the IRCTC portal. Only after that you will get the ticket. However, passengers who have booked regular tickets will not have to go through this process.
Online ticket booking service
IRCTC sells tickets online (e-Ticket) under the Indian Railways. Passengers create login and password on this portal for tickets. And then take advantage of online booking. To create a login password, you have to provide email and phone number. That is, you can book tickets only after verifying email and phone number.
Know why the rules were made
Trains have started running on the track as soon as the corona havoc subsides. In such a situation, ticket sales have also increased. At present, about eight lakh train tickets are being booked in 24 hours. Senior officials of IRCTC’s Delhi headquarters said that the process of mobile number and email verification has been started to ensure that the first and second wave of corona infection and the accounts which were inactive on the portal before that.
How is the verification done?
When you login to the IRCTC portal, the verification window opens. Enter the already registered email and mobile number on it. Now there is an option of editing on the left and verification on the right. You can change apna number or email by selecting edit option. On selecting the option of verification, an OTP (One Time Password) will be received on your number. Your mobile number gets verified after entering the OTP. Similarly, verification will have to be done for email as well. It is verified through the OTP received on the email.