The railway will now deliver your goods from your home to the station.
Any traveler can book their luggage through the nodal agency’s app or through the railway website.
- January 23, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
new Delhi. In the new year, there is great news for passengers traveling in the train. Now the Indian Railways is going to free the passengers from the worry of transporting goods from home to the railway station and railway station. This scheme of the railway will also get rid of the unreasonable crowd at railway stations. Now passengers will not have to bring an attendant to carry goods. Indian Railways is going to take a special initiative regarding this soon. Approval has been given to start this scheme in the country. It will start from Ahmedabad railway station by 26 January. At the same time, Patna will be the first junction in eastern India, where it will start. Recently, the Ministry of Railways has approved the East Central Railway Division for this.
The riders will get rid of the kitchen due to the rate
The service will start in Bihar’s capital Patna from the last week of February. Train passengers will get rid of the worry of carrying goods. The Danapur division of East Central Railway has recently approved it. The responsibility of starting this service is currently given to an agency Book & Baggage.com. This agency will start providing passengers through the app from the last week of February.
Now the passengers are going to get rid of the kitchens from the porters regarding the rate. (Photographic photo)
Passengers will have to do this work
Any traveler can book their luggage through the nodal agency’s app or through the railway website. For this, you will have to give the information of your bag size, weight and many other types to the agency through the app.
This is how booking fee will be fixed
If your bag is of 10 kg then you will have to pay a side fee of Rs 125. If there is more than one berth on a ticket, then naturally you will have more than one baggage, in that case one luggage will be charged for 125 rupees, but for the remaining bag you will be charged 50-50 rupees. On reaching the station, the charge of the porter is also to be given to take it to the berth or bogey. Along with insuring your luggage, you can also do luggage wrapping through luggage wrapping, sanitization and GPS.
With this scheme of the railway, people will get rid of moving luggage and will also save time.
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Overall, this scheme of railways will not only get rid of people moving luggage, but will also save time. For this, the Railways is providing 100 sq ft space inside the station to many agencies. This facility will be available at the radius of 50 km of the railway station.