Mobile app to book unreserved train tickets launched in Odisha
KalingaTV News Network
Bhubaneswar: Henceforth passengers need not stand in long queues to get unreserved train tickets at railway stations. They can get their unreserved train tickets online. Passengers can book the tickets through a mobile app which was launched on Wednesday.
East Coast Railways (ECoR) General Manager Umesh Singh launched mobile app – Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS), to facilitate the travelers to book unreserved train tickets, at Rail Sadan here today.
The commuters and passengers travelling daily or at short notice can purchase paperless ticket for a journey between any two stations through the UTS app.
The tickets can be booked between the radius of 20 meters to 2 kms from the railway stations. However, once booked, the tickets neither can be cancelled nor returned, said sources.
Passengers can pay for their tickets digitally through an R-wallet (Railway wallet), an online wallet by the Indian Railways.