Jan 27 2020, 11:57
Like other countries, India too has various benefits that can be availed by senior citizens for traveling via train. This philanthropic step of Indian Railways has helped them in traveling with a minimum price subject to some conditions. It reduces financial burden of senior citizens, especially during retirement. They can avail a host of benefits by railways that add to their convenience making their budget economical and pocket-friendly. Booking of rail tickets via senior citizen quota has also a specific 10 digit PNR number. One can also check PNR status online via Railmitra App for being updated about their booking status and seating allotment.
Deduction in tax
Travel concessions in Rail, Airways & Buses
Today, traveling via Indian Railways is not just a need but passengers’ are also inclined towards luxury. It gives many facilities to travellers. The steps towards digitisation had made journey easier. Our Indian Railways attract travellers by providing various facilities like concession on tickets, seat preferences, quotas etc. Some of the useful facilities in terms of Quota provided to passengers’ are:
Lower berth quota
Senior citizen quota
Premium Tatkal quota