How is the shop available at the railway station allotted, know the process and earn great income!


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The Indian Railways network is the fourth largest rail network in the world. About 25 million passengers travel daily in Indian Railways, which is equal to the total population of Australia. Trains in India have also modernized, and in this context, work is being done on the construction of high quality railway platforms. You must have often seen a lot of shops at train stations. From food items to books and many other essential items are available in these shops. In such a situation, this question might have come in your mind that how are these shops allotted and what is the process? We are going to tell you about this. Know here how you can apply to get a shop at the railway station.

Application Process:

Indian Railways issues tenders for catering in trains and setting up food stalls at railway stations. For this the applicants have to fulfill the specified conditions. Only after this the license is issued, and IRCTC remains responsible for this process.


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To apply, you will have to visit the official website of IRCTC or the official website of Indian Railways, get information in the tender area and apply accordingly.

Fare: Fares

depend on the size and location of railway stations in India. The rent for opening a tea, coffee, food or book shop here can range from Rs 50 thousand to Rs 5 lakh. Complete information related to this will be provided to the applicant by IRCTC, and necessary instructions will be given after the application is approved.