Indian Railway commuters can book their railway tickets, flight tickets apart from that users can book porter, retiring room, and order food. The app is being developed by CRIS( the railway’s software arm).The app provides an easier way to look what they are looking for. There are many apps which are used to book tickets but all those apps are limited to certain services. Users should download a separate app from the store to enjoy the services.
According to the railway official, there is a need for an app which provides multiple services in a single window. Apart from booking tickets, the railway’s official app provides other features like booking hotels, Taxis and much more.The Integrated Railway Mobile App for Indian Railway was announced during the Rail Budget 2016-17 at a cost of Rs 7 crore
During the budget speech, Suresh Prabhu said “Presently we have different digital solutions for ticketing, grievance redressal, and other issues. We intend to integrate all such facilities into two mobile apps, one dealing with all ticketing issues and the other for receipt and redressal of complaints and suggestions related to all our services,”
Indian Railways will launch their Integrated Railway Mobile App on Wednesday with a Virtual server with a security system that promises to provide fast connectivity at affordable price.The app is developed by PSU RailTel at an estimated cost of Rs 53 crores