Metro started operating from September 7 and now Indian Railways will also start 80 special trains on September 12. For this reason, Railway Ticket Booking is also open from 10 September. All these trains will be fully reserved and passengers will not be able to travel without a confirmed ticket, so passengers will have to make reservations to travel on these trains.
How can you Book a Ticket?
If you have to travel on Indian Railways, then some important things have to be taken care of. First of all, if you want to travel then you have to reserve your seat.
First of all, you should visit the IRCTC website https://www.irctc.co.in/nget/ or download its app or create an IRCTC account after visiting the website of IRCTC directly.
After this, you have to provide some information like name, password, preferred language, name, date of birth, mobile number, email address, address, etc. After this, click on submit. This will create your IRCTC account.
You can also take the ticket from the ticket counter but in view of the corona infection, you should book the ticket right from home. Anyone who does not have the facility of the net and is untouched by it for any reason can go and get a ticket at the ticket counter.
You can reach the Book Your Ticket page where you want to travel from where to where. You can proceed to book tickets by choosing which day you want to travel and in which class you want to travel.
After login, you can see the availability of these special trains and after that, you can book tickets through e-payment. You will also receive an SMS.
Just with this ticket, you will enter the station with the utmost care and keep in mind the guidelines of the railway and you will sit there while looking at the seat registered on the ticket.
Passengers Traveling must Follow these Rules
According to the guidelines from the railways, entry at the station can be done only through a confirmed ticket.
Passengers will have to reach the station about 90 minutes before journey time so that the thermal screening process can be completed easily.
To travel it is necessary for all travelers to download the Arogya Setu APP.
Blankets, sheets, curtains will not be provided by the Railways during the journey.
It will be necessary to follow the rules of social distancing while boarding the train and during the journey.
There will be a thermal screening of all passengers at the railway station and only those passengers who do not show any symptoms of the Asymptomatic Coronavirus will get the entry on the train.
It is necessary to wear the mask while entering the train and during the journey. Failure to do so will prevent you from entering the station. You will also find sanitizer everywhere and you can also apply face shields and globs for your protection.
Passengers going to and from Delhi will get a lot of Benefits
Out of the 40 pairs of trains to start, 12 pairs will be such that will run from different stations in Delhi or whose journey will end there. There are 4 pairs of trains which will pass through Delhi. That is, out of the 80 trains that will run, 32 will be such that passengers can start or end their journey from Delhi. On the other hand, if you talk about Northern Railway, then a total of 23 pairs of trains will run under Northern Railway. Apart from this, the Vande Bharat train will also run between Delhi and Varanasi. In this way, passengers going to and from Delhi will get a lot of benefit from the start of operations of these new trains.