IRCTC or Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation – the ticketing arm of Indian Railways – has named unauthorised food suppliers aboard trains. Warning railway passengers against unauthorised providers of food delivery service, IRCTC named 11 such entities. Railyatri, Khanagadi, Khanaonline, Travelzaika, Trainfood, Travelfood, Travelerfood, Food in train, Food on wheel, Railrasoi and erail are “not authorised to deliver food in trains. Do not risk your lives by ordering through them,” IRCTC said on microblogging site Twitter. It urged railway passengers to order food through authorised channels, such as mobile app ‘Food On Track’ and website ‘e-catering’ (ecatering.irctc.co.in).
Here are five things to know about IRCTC’s food delivery service, ‘E-Catering’:
1) IRCTC is the only authorised agency to take and deliver orders through e-catering in trains, the Indian Railways’ e-ticketing arm said.
2) IRCTC currently offers mobile app Food On Track on Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App Store. Read More