IRCTC Tatkal Ticket Waiting List Having Higher Priority :: Allotment Berths in Additional Coaches
Indian Railways announced that have changed the rules regarding the vacant berths of the additional coaches being attached on day to day requirements. Whenever an extra coach is attached to a particular train to clear day to day rush of wait listed passengers, vacant berths available in the extra coach shall be first offered to the tatkal waiting list passengers of that class and there after the left over vacant berths, if any, to the general waiting listed passengers of that class.
However, this provision is not applicable to the additional coaches, attached as a regular measure of temporary augmentation, for a specific duration such as summer rush. Earlier General quota passengers having higher priority.