(Sandhya Jha, Intern Journalist): Indian Railways started booking from the old rule, Trains are set to run again on the back of increasing cases of corona infection in the country. 200 new trains will be run in addition to labor trains and special trains started earlier from Monday 1 June. Booking for these trains has started on May 21. All the seats in all trains are full. There is also a long waiting list.
Meanwhile, the railway has also issued new ticket booking guidelines. Now four months in advance, 120 days in advance, we will be able to make advance bookings. In a lockdown, this period was reduced to 30 days. Apart from this, now Tatkal quota tickets will also be available. This facility has been started from 8 am on Sunday. Apart from this, booking has also started with parcel and luggage transportation.
200 special trains are starting across the country from tomorrow, citizens will have to go home and easy and safe.