Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Current Affairs, GK & News
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation’s (IRCTC) first Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train will be run under the aegis of the new policy of the Ministry of Railways. On 21st June 2022, this train will be commencing its maiden journey. On which route will the train run? This train will be showcasing all the prominent ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2022
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has planned to promote “Vegetarian Trains” in collaboration with the Sattvik Council of India. Highlights These trains will be connected especially with religious places. “Sattvik certificate” will be provided by the Sattvik Council of India (SCI). Currently, IRCTC runs ‘Vande Bharat train’ from New Delhi to Katra. ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs - 2022
The Railways and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal has launched the SBI-IRCTC Credit Card that is aimed at the rail passengers and offers a bouquet of opportunities to them. It is part of the Atmanirbhar India Mission of the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. This comes as one of the ‘Make in India’ initiatives by the Railways ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
In a first of its kind offer from any national carrier, IRCTC will compensate passengers of India’s first corporate train – New Delhi-Lucknow Tejas Express – in case of delay in the train schedule. An amount of Rs 100 will be paid in case the delay is for over an hour and Rs 250 for ..
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has launched its own payment aggregator system, IRCTC iPay. This a step towards promoting the government’s Digital India initiative. IRCTC iPay IRCTC iPay is a prepaid card cum wallet. With IRCTC iPay IRCTC will have full control of the payment system because of its direct relationship with acquiring ..
The Southern Railway has bagged the number one position for cleanliness in the country. This achievement was under the category of other than Premium Category trains in the recent Trains Cleanliness Survey conducted by IRCTC on all India level. During the year 2018, Southern Railway’s gross earnings also stood at more than Rs six thousand ..