IRCTC ticket refund status: IRCTC, an enterprise of Indian Railways, has announced to cancel the service of Tejas Express at present.
IRCTC ticket refund status: IRCTC, an enterprise of Indian Railways, has announced to cancel the service of Tejas Express at present. The service of Tejas Express (Lucknow-New Delhi Tejas Express) running between Lucknow to New Delhi is being discontinued from 23 November 2020, while Tejas Express running between Ahmedabad to Mumbai (Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express) is being discontinued. The service is being discontinued from 24 November 2020. If you had made these trains reversion, then keep these things in mind for refunds.
This is how complete IRCTC refund will be received
Passengers who had booked tickets in these Tejas trains will be given full refund. Cancellation charge will not be deducted from the ticket. Passengers who had booked e-tickets in these trains do not need to cancel their tickets. Trains will also be canceled by IRCTC on its own and the refund will be sent to the account with which the ticket has been booked.
No need to cancel a ticket (IRCTC says do not cancel ticket)
According to IRCTC spokesperson Siddharth Singh, the E ticket is automatically canceled when the train is canceled. Passengers are automatically given full refunds. The refund amount is transferred to the account of the passengers. Tejas Express trains IRCTC runs in such a way that refund amount will come in the account of passengers soon.
Service was started recently
It is worth mentioning that Mumbai Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express has started running from October 17 after almost 7 months of service suspension due to the lockdown caused by COVID-19. This train has a total of 736 seats. Before the Corona epidemic, where this train used to run 50 to 80 percent, now this train is running 25 to 40 percent.