- Published on 20 January 2012
Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad
Passengers can now make online bookings for retiring rooms at 18 major railway stations in the country including Ahmedabad.
The booking for the rooms can be made 90 days in advance. Booking facility would be round the clock.
Passengers will have to provide identity card number while making online booking. They would have to show reserved or unreserved ticket or railway pass for journey of more than 500 kms, according to a official release of Western Railways.
The online booking service has been started for Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminal, Mumbai Central, Bandra terminus, Vadodara, Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota, Amritsar, Varanasi, Howrah, Jammu Tavi, Madurai, Banglore, Simla, New Delhi, Chennai and Chennai Agmore.
Retiring rooms at stations have deluxe AC, AC, non AC rooms, AC dormitory and non Ac dormitory. The online booking facility was inaugurated at the Ahmedabad station on Friday by Divisional Railway Manager Rakesh Bahel.
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