Indian Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda presented the Railway Budget of 2014-2015 Highlights of the Railway Budget 2014 - 2015 included IT Initiatives including Revamping Reservation System and Transparency and System Improvements. 
Details of the New Technology in the Budget are under.
IT :: Railway Budget 2014 -15
Railway Budget 2014 -15 IT Initiatives
  • Revamping Railway Reservation System in to Next Generation E-Ticketing System.
  • E-ticketing to support 7200 tickets per minutes to allow 1,20,000 simultaneous users. 
  • Augmentation of Coin operated Automatic Ticket Vending Machines
  • Provision of platform tickets and unreserved tickets over internet
  • Shift towards large scale Integrated computerization of major functions of Indian Railways to take place. 
  • Paperless offices in Indian Railways in 5 years. 
  • Wi-fi Services in A1 and A category stations and in select trains. 
  • Real-time tracking of trains and rolling stock. 
  • Mobile based Wakeup Call System for passengers. 
  • Mobile based Destination Arrival Alert
  • Station Navigation Information System
  • Extension of Dual Display Fare Repeaters at all the Ticket Counters through PPP. 
  • Digital reservation charts at Stations (Bangalore model). 
  • Extension of Computerized Parcel Management System. 
  • Extension of logistics support to various e-commerce Companies by providing designated pick-up centres at identified Stations. 
  • Providing education to children of Railway staff at remote locations through Railtel OFC (optical fibre cable) network. 
  • GIS mapping and Digitisation of Railway land. 

Post a Comment



{picture#} Welcome to India's leading IRCTC Help blog. IRCTC Help, providing latest news of Indian Railways and IRCTC from the year 2009. Here IRCTC Help (IRCTC Online Passenger Reservation Information) provides information's like Special Trains, Cancelled Trains List, Traffic Block, IRCTC Website Guides, Metro & Mono Rail Info, Railway Mobile Applications Info, IRCTC Catering, Train Status, PNR Status details etc. You can read more details on our About page. {facebook#} {twitter#} {google#}

Contact Form


Email *

Message *

Powered by Blogger.