Bhubaneswar, December 20 (LocalWire) : The East Coast Railway has registered a quantum three-fold growth in the booking of unreserved rail tickets through mobile App “UTS on Mobile” .
Now passengers prefer to book unreserved train tickets through their Mobile Phone by using Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS) App for their journey by giving up the age-old practice of queuing up at the Booking Counters, aid ECoR officials.
Till December 17 of the current year, unreserved ticket booking through mobile phone in East Coast Railway jurisdiction has shot up to 9.62 lakh as against 3.05 lakh tickets booked during the corresponding period last year, they said.
It’s digital platform for paperless ticket booking. UTS train tickets can be booked between 20 meters and 5 Kms radius from the Boarding Station and passengers can book tickets from the originating Stations to any destination Station over Indian Railways except Konkan Railway, they concluded.