New Delhi. This news is very useful for railway passengers. If you also travel by train and take online train ticket, then definitely read this news first. Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has made some changes in the rules of online ticket booking. Rail passengers will now have to do mobile and email verification. Only after that you will get the ticket.
new railway rule
Railways have made new rules for passengers who have not booked tickets for a long time due to corona infection. Such people will have to first verify their mobile number and email to buy tickets from the IRCTC portal. Only after that you will get the ticket. However, passengers who have booked regular tickets will not have to go through this process.
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Know why the rules were made
Trains started running on the track as soon as the havoc of Corona stopped. In such a situation, the sale of tickets has also increased. Senior officials of IRCTC’s Delhi headquarters said that the process of mobile number and email verification has been started to ensure that the first and second wave of corona infection and the accounts which were inactive on the portal before that.
Know how to do verification
When you log in to the IRCTC portal, the verification window opens. Enter the email and mobile number already registered on it. Now there is an option of editing on the left and verification on the right. On selecting the option of verification, an OTP (One Time Password) will be received on your number. After entering the OTP, your mobile number gets verified. Similarly, verification will have to be done for email as well. It is verified through the OTP received on the email.
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How to book tickets through IRCTC
IRCTC book railway tickets online. To book tickets on this portal, passengers first create an ID password. To generate the ID, the passenger has to give the details of his email ID and mobile number. After verification of email and number, only then passengers can book their tickets.
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