[AI] Blind concession in AC 2 tier apart from Rajdhani

Swati Sinha swatisinha13 at gmail.com
Fri Sep 10 01:05:35 EDT 2010


Hello,
Yes, railway confer concession to persons with disability and one
attendent( can be a family member) travelling with him/her also gets
the benefit. But to avail this reservation, it is necessary to carry a
disability and concession certificate.
Don't have much idea, but I think, if you want to avail the benefits
then you have to book the ticket from the counter as the certificates
are required for proof, and it cannot be booked online. Don't know the
latest rule for booking the ticket, if any.

On 9/10/10, Archana Bhatia <archanabha at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> Just want to know that is there any concession         for the Blind
> in AC 2 tier apart from Rajdhani Train.
> Somebody told me  that  blind are elgible  for railway  concession
> both in AC 2 and AC 3 tier. In AC 2 tier the concession is 50% and in
> AC 3 tier the concession is 75%.
> When I am clicking on the railways website I can locate the concession
> for AC 3 tier and not for AC 2 tier.
> Any help on this would be appreciated.
> Regards
>     Archana
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