Rail tickets online booking limited only 6 per month


Railway tickets are limited now you can book only 6 tickets in a month with single user id due to the suspect ion  that 10% users who booked 10 tickets every month the current limit might be involved in touting the decision  was taken to limit the railway tickets and facilitating  the genuine passengers as said by an railway official.

In respond to the decision  few  people argued that touts and brokers would find a way by creating multiple user IDs.
this could cause discomfort for then people frequently travelling by train.”If I go home every weekend from the city where I work and come back, I would need a minimum of eight tickets in a month. What do I do?” asked a regular passenger.


Measures are taken to debar  all types of tickets booking agent during first 30 mins of tickets booking opening of booking, ie from 8 am to 8.30 am for general bookings, and from 10 am to 10.30 am and 11 am to 11.30 am for Tatkal booking in AC and non-AC classes, respectively. From 8 am to 12 noon booking through e-wallet  and cash cards are not allowed and there is one booking for one user login session except for return onward journey  between 8 am to 12 noon.