Tag: Tatkal

Ministry of Railways Decides to Introduce Tatkal Scheme in Passenger Trains

| October 3, 2013

Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Railways 01-October-2013 Ministry of Railways Decides to Introduce Tatkal Scheme in Passenger Trains The Tatkal scheme was initially introduced in 1997 with a view to providereservation to those passengers who have to undertake journey at short notice and to save such passengers from the clutches of unscrupulous elements/touts. At present, this scheme is available in […]

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New Norms for Tatkal Reservation

| August 17, 2012 | Reply

Indian Railways have taken various measures to facilitate access to general as well as Tatkal reservation by common man. Accordingly, more than 2900 computerized Passenger Reservation System (PRS) locations have been opened and facility of booking through internet has also been provided. However, during peak rush periods when the demand outstrips the availability, some cases […]

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