In promoting nation, I guess no sector is staying back in promoting the Digital India program. Started with Paytm, to Mobikwik, Freecharge and much other application has allowed e-wallet systems and promoted digital payment system.
Same goes for the Irctc now! Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited, now allows you to add money in its e-wallet in advance, you can make payment through it at the time of booking via application IRCTC Rail Connect Quota. IRCTC E-wallet scheme option will be used with other payment options at the time of booking. You can opt for it for the most secure payments.
The scheme is followed up with many benefits. Irctc stated on the website that this facility will help the user save time from the various activities that consume time more than required while making payments. Rajen Gohain, Minister of State for Railways told about the measure that government has planned to take up, which will strengthen the online ticket reservation plans. To seek all the benefits, you can refer to http://contents.irctc.co.in/en/EwalletUserGuide.html
Moreover, talking about the benefits than Indian Railway has announced if any train which you’ve booked gets canceled, the price for it would be refunded from the starting station to end station, directly into the account of the person from booking was done.
Nevertheless, to increase the fun of it an motivate the people to use it, Indian Railways has built another application which will enhance the onboard food serving system. Irctc further announced that travelers could order the food on the IRCTC Food Track Application.
This has added a great impact on traveling specially for the foodies. Now you can have your favorite food even in the middle of the train journeys. You don’t need to suffer from the bad food of Train which we are criticising for years. Travelers just need to insert their PNR number to order food through applications. Moreover, if food provider has not issued the bill Indian Railways will bear the cost.
The cleary states the overall goal is to develop the nation digitally and promote the country. Stay tuned for related news.