In nice information for prepare passengers, the Ministry of Railways has determined to increase the time restrict past six months and upto 9 months from the date of the journey for cancellation of PRS counter tickets and refund of fare throughout reservation counters for the journey interval March 21, 2020, to July 31, 2020. It’s relevant just for common timetabled trains cancelled by Railways. In case of ticket cancelled by 139 or by IRCTC web site, the time restrict for surrendering of such ticket for the above talked about interval throughout reservation counter upto 9 months from the date of journey.
After the lapse of six months from the date of journey, many passengers could have deposited the tickets to Claims Workplace of Zonal Railways by TDR or by basic utility together with authentic tickets, a full refund of fare on such PRS counter tickets shall even be allowed for such passengers.
Earlier, complete tips for cancellation of tickets and refund of fare, attributable to COVID-19 state of affairs had been issued. “As per instruction for trains cancelled by Railways, rest was given for submission of PRS counter tickets as much as six months from the date of journey (as an alternative of three days excluding day to journey) and in case the PRS counter tickets cancelled by 139 or by the web site of IRCTC, refund throughout the counter upto six months from the date of journey,” the Railways stated in an announcement.