IRCTC train ticket booking: Reservation period extended, tatkal brought back
The tatkal ticket booking facility will also be applicable for 200 special mail express trains that will commence from June 1
Indian Railways partially resumed services with 30 special AC trains on May 12
The Indian Railways on Thursday increased the advance reservation period for the special passenger trains to 120 days from the 30 days now. The railways ministry also restored the tatkal ticket booking facility for all special trains. At present, the railways runs 30 Rajdhani-type trains from Delhi to different parts of the country. Till now, tatkal ticket booking was not available for these trains.