Now the passengers need not to visit booking counters of the station to purchase an unreserved ticket as the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has introduced the unreserved ticketing app ‘UTS’ to get the tickets online.
Any smartphone user can download the app from the play store of his/her mobile phone. S/he should sign up first to use the mobile application. During the registration process, R-Wallet will be created. The user should recharge this mobile wallet through net banking, debit cards, credit cards or UPI (a real-time payment system). A person can save starting from Rs 100 to Rs 10,000 as wallet balance.
To book a ticket, a user has to log in to the app by giving log in ID as mobile number and m-pin (four digit received through SMS). Seven options will come on the screen including ‘book ticket’.
After clicking on it, six options including quick booking, normal booking, platform ticket and season ticket will show on the screen. After selecting normal booking and putting necessary details of the journey, ticket will be generated in the app as a paperless ticket. Read More