The government currently has no proposal to link Aadhaar numbers with railway passes, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu informed Parliament today.
“At present, there is no such proposal” to link Aadhar with railway passes, Prabhu said in Rajya Sabha during Question Hour while responding to a query on the issue by TMC member Vivek Gupta.
The government is in the process of putting in place an Human Resources Management System (HRMS) to ensure that employees and pensioners of Railways are able to book tickets online through any portal, he said.
Stating that railway pass holders at present do not have online facility to book tickets, the Minister said “we have started the job. We are working on Human Resources Management System (HRMS). Once this is ready, pass holders will be able to book tickets online.” Read More…