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

Srikanth Kanuri srilists at gmail.com
Fri Sep 10 06:19:54 EDT 2010


you could get concession in any railway counter set up by railways for
issue of tickets.

up to third A.C it is 25 % of a base fair and for second A.C it is 50
% for the main passenger as per my knowledge.


On 9/10/10, Bijal Patel <bijalpatel123 at gmail.com> wrote:
> hello,
> no any concessionin full a c train like rajdhani, shatabdi,  but you can
> take benefit in other trains, you have to go to book tickets at the special
> counter of handycap with original railway concession  certificate  and its
> photo copy. even during travelling also, it's necessary to keep railway
> concession sertificate and blind sertificate.
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>> 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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