Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said that the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) e-ticketing website will have all the features for ease of booking by the passengers. The Indian Railways is working to enhance user personalization and facilitation of their e-ticketing website, along with enhanced features and simple design, the official press release said.
In addition to launching new facilities, IRCTC is also working on the next generation e-ticket website. With this special facility, train passengers will be able to book train tickets easily and simply. Earlier, the Railway Minister had said in a statement on Friday that under the new Digital India, most people now prefer to book tickets online instead of going to platform counters. So the IRCTC website needs to be made even better.
IRCTC, the ticketing arm of Indian Railways has made a little change in the rules for booking train tickets. Now, while booking tickets, passengers will have to give their own mobile number as their contact details. Indian Railways has taken this step in view of the increasing number of ticket touts and fake tickets surrounding the railways