Distance limit on issuing a Tatkal ticket
With a view to discourage short distance travel under the Tatkal scheme, the minimum distance for booking tickets under the Tatkal Scheme has been revised as under:-
|Class||Minimum distance for charge(in km)|
|AC Chair Car, Executive Class||250|
|Sleeper, 3AC Economy Class, AC 3-Tier, AC 2-Tier||500|
The above information was presented to a question in Parliament by the State in the Minister of Railways Shri.Manoj Sinha on 11th July, 2014.