Sep 12, 2017

Provision of modification of ticket booked on Privilege Ticket order (PT()s) in Rajdhani, Shatabdi & Duronto trains – Railway Board Order

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
RAILWAY BOARD)
No.TC 11/2910/2017 Flexi fare-Modification                                                             Delhi. dated 02.08.2017
The General Managers (Commercial),         Managing Director/CRIS,
All Zonal Railways.                                    Chanukyapuri, New Delhi
Sub: Provision of modification of ticket booked on Privilege Ticket order (PT()s) in Rajdhani, Shatabdi & Duronto trains
Para 20 of the Railway Passengers (Cancellation of ‘Ticket and Refund of Fare) Rules, 2015 stipulates that when any person has purchased a ticket an any concessional order or privilege ticket order and is wait listed for reservation in any train, he shall be entitled to avail of the same ticket for reservation in any other train on the same date or any other date without losing the benefit of concessional fare. After introduction of flexi lure the facility of modification of tickets in Rajdhani type trains was disabled.
1.      It was brought to notice that due to above said provision. that in case the status of tickets issued on the authority of PTO/concession orders (which are valid for one journey ) remains waiting list after preparation of chart, the concession order ‘PTO gets wasted and the PTO/concession holder has to get a PTO/concession fresh order issued.
2.      The matter has been examined and it has been decided that since in case of trains in flexi fare, waiting list tickets are issued on maximum rare, the facility of modification of tickets booked on PTO/concession order should be permitted in Rajdhani type trains as per provisions of para 20 of the Railway Passengers (Cancellation of Ticket and Refund of Fare) Rules, 2015 mentioned above.
3.                The above shall be implemented with effect from 15.08.2017
4.                Necessary instructions may be issued 10 all concerned accordingly.


(Vikram Singh)
Director Passenger Marketing
Railway Board
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