The Indian Railways on Friday revised a number of circumstances for the fifteen pair of particular trains working from May 12. These trains have been along with the Shramik specials, have been working from May 12 and has solely air-conditioned courses i.e. First, Second & Third AC.
The rules can be carried out with impact from the practice reserving date of May 24 and for the practice beginning date of May 31.
As per the brand new norms, the Advance Reservation Period (ARP) of those trains can be elevated from 7 days to 30 days. There is not going to be any tatkal reserving for these trains.
RAC/Waiting listing tickets can be issued in these trains as per extant directions relevant. However waitlisted passengers is not going to be allowed to board these trains as per extant directions.
The first chart can be ready no less than 4 hours earlier than the scheduled departure and the second chart shall be ready no less than two hours (not like the sooner observe of 30 minutes) earlier than scheduled departure. The present reserving can be permitted in between first and second chart.
The reserving of tickets shall be permissible by means of computerized PRS counters together with Post Offices, Yatri Ticket Suvidha Kendra(YTSK) licensees and so forth, in addition to by means of on-line reserving together with licensed brokers of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation(IRCTC) and Common Service Centres (CSC).
In the sooner pointers, it was mentioned that no catering expenses can be included within the fare. The provision for pre-paid meal reserving, e-catering can be disabled. However, IRCTC will make provision for restricted eatables and packaged consuming water on cost foundation. There appears to be no change in these pointers.
The passengers are inspired to hold their very own meals and consuming water. Dry, ready-to-eat meals and bottled water can be supplied on demand, contained in the trains on cost foundation. All passengers can be compulsorily screened and solely asymptomatic passengers are allowed to enter /board the practice.