Senior Citizen Train Ticket Fare: Good news for senior citizens, soon this discount will be available in rail!


Good news is coming for senior citizens. The news is that soon these people can once again get the benefit of concession in train fare. Due to Corona infection, the exemption in train fare of these people has been abolished and which has not been resumed yet. Now good news has come from the Parliamentary Standing Committee in this regard.

The news is that the Parliamentary Standing Committee has recommended for concession in fare for senior citizens. Significantly, before Corona, senior citizens (60 years of age or older) were given a 40 percent discount in the male category by the Indian Railways. At the same time, a 58-year-old woman used to get 50 percent discount on the fare.

These concessions were provided by the Indian Railways to senior citizens in the fares of all classes of Mail, Express, Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto group trains.