HYDERABAD: IRCTC and South Central Railway (SCR) have teamed up with varied low value personal airlines corresponding to Indigo, TruJet, and SpiceJet, to reinforce domestic tourism in a publish COVID-19 period.
In addition to this, SCR and IRCTC, have additionally developed financial packages for all of the 5 South Indian States and main pilgrimage places, ranging anyplace between Rs 5,000 and Rs 8000. The package deal will embody keep, meals, and go to to vacationer places with a information.
Keeping COVID-19 scenario in thoughts, SCR has allotted isolation bogeys in every prepare in case any member of the group turns into symptomatic, and sanitisation kits will likely be given out to all members at each cease.
Speaking on the press convention, officers from IRCTC mentioned, “We have organized full trains for well-known pilgrimage centres together with Prayagraj, Varanasi, Gaya, Puri, Bhubaneshwar, Srisailam, Kanyakumari, Madurai, and Tiruchirapalli.”
The financial packages embody keep in dormitories, whereas the domestic air packages which can be costlier embody keep in three star motels.
Special pilgrimage packages to spice up footfall
The trains to pilgrimage centres may have 18 coaches, of which 14 are sleeper coaches, underneath the economic system class, and one three tier AC coach underneath consolation class. People can e-book tickets on-line. There can also be an LTC low cost for Central authorities staff. Every passenger will likely be supplied with a sanitisation equipment which is able to embody gloves, sanitisers and different necessities objects, mentioned the IRCTC officers at a press convention