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Reservation of Train Tickets through counters set up in Post Offices

Reservation of Train Tickets through counters set up in Post Offices:

The Memorandum of Understanding entered between Railways and Postal Department five years for making necessary arrangements to facilitate Railway reservation at the counters set up at Post Offices, has been extended for five year. The full text of this Railway board communication dated 16.10.2012 is as follows.




No.2012/TG-I/20/P/NRH PRS 

New Delhi, dated 16.10.2012

The General Managers,

All Zonal Railways.

(Commercial Circular No.63 of 2012)

Sub: Extension of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Ministry of Railways and Department of Posts for issuing of reserved tickets through computerized Passenger Reservation System (PRS) terminals provided in Post Offices.

Please refer to this office letter of even number dated 08.08.2007 forwarding therewith a copy of MoU signed by Ministry of Railways with Department of Posts on 31.07.2007 for issuing of reserved tickets through computerized PRS terminals provided in the post office. This MoU was valid for a period of five years.

2. The issue regarding extension of this MoU has been examined in consultation with Finance Directorate of Board Office and it has been decided to grant post facto sanction for extension of this MoU for another five years on the existing terms and conditions.

3. Necessary instructions may be issued to all concerned.


(Dr. Monica Agnihotri)

Director Passenger Marketing

Railway Board

Source: www.indianrailways.gov.in