IRCTC Offers Massive Discount On Train Tickets
In another good news ahead of the festive season, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has come up with some changes in order to help lakhs of railway commuters get train tickets at a much cheaper rate.
While Paytm offers a cashback of Rs 100 on ticket bookings through its platform, MobiKwik is offering 10% discount. A few sources also claimed that the Flipkart owned-PhonePe is also offering a cashback of Rs 100 if you book tickets through its platform.
Here’s How To Avail The Offer:
(a) Visit IRCTC (www.irctc.co.in) or mobile application.
(b) Log in using your username and password.
(c) Fill in your travel details.
(d) Enter captcha code
(e) Click on proceed to payment.
(f) In the payment mode, choose the e-wallet options.
(g) Choose either from Paytm, Freecharge or Mobikwik to avail the offer.
Recently in a release, the Railways had stated, “UPI/BHIM is also accepted as payment option while booking tickets through counter. 5% discount on the total value of basic fare in Passenger Reservation System (PRS) reserved counter ticket is given for payments made through UPI including BHIM subject to maximum amount of discount of Rs 50 on a ticket and value of ticket being Rs 100 and more.”
However, there is no discount on tickets below Rs 100.