Today Major Digital/Digitally push by Indian Railways for Cashless Economy.
Government of India encourages the people to move towards a Cashless Economy. This can be achieved by use of net banking like that- debit cards, credit cards, electronic payment gateway systems such Immediate Payment Service (IMPS), National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) and Real Time Gross settlement (RTGS) in India. The advantages to citizens in our country a Cashless Economy.
Now a days Moving ahead in line with the helps of digital India, Indian railways (IR) & IRCTC launched a mobile application for paperless unreserved tickets and Developed by Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) “utsonmobile/”UTS Mobile Ticketing” – the paperless unreserved ticketing feature in mobile application aims to eliminate the need for printing of unreserved tickets.
Mr.Suresh Prabhu launched the service/application aimed at the esayly books the tickets or esaing the ticket process for both the Travelling Ticket Examiner (TTE) and the customers also, “Indian Railways (irctc) is heading towards The Digital India to bring transparency in Indian Railways and thus these ITs enabled applications have been launched.”
Unreserved Paperless Mobile Ticketing supports/System, These Android applications and Windows operating system are available in Google Play Store and Windows Store respectively.
Firstly the application is downloaded your phone and installed it,than passenger has to register his/her mobile number through his/her smartphone OR by visiting the websites:- www.utsonmobile.indianrail.gov.in.
The application features the following:
• Quick Booking
• Normal Booking
• Cancel Ticket
• Booking History
• Show Ticket
Passengers can book tickets by following these steps given below:
After downloading the “app” a passenger has to register his/her mobile number through the smartphone or by visiting the website.After get registration is successful, Railway Wallet (R-Wallet) will be created your account automatically with zero balance to the passenger. There will be no extra cost/charges for creating R-Wallet.
The R-Wallet can be recharged either at any of the UTS counter or By recharge option is available on the website.
Currently, Paperless Ticket can be booked for Journey Ticket, Season Ticket and Platform Ticket etc. Platform Ticket booking is allowed for some stations only not all stations.
Some time internet connection of the mobile is not going up or not working up, then ticket booking is not allowed.so firstly check your internet connection.
No advance ticket booking is allowed i.e., the journey date will always be the current date.
Ticket will be delivered in the mobile application itself at the time or few min. ago. Whenever Ticket Checking Staff asks for it, than the passenger will use ‘Show Ticket’ option in the app. once booked the ticket cannot be cancelled.
There are some keys to be kept in mind while registering for the service. The mobile number entered during registration should be the same as the one being used while booking tickets and travilling time. Mobile number will always be used as user- id by default for login purposes. The city entered will be used to Customization, the application during booking ticket, to show the source station for the passenger.