New Delhi: There is some good news for those seeking tatkal tickets. Now they would be able to book their tickets three days prior to the journey in place of one day. Northern Railways has already sent its suggestion in this regard to the railway board.

Thousands of people are likely to get benefitted from the new rule and regulations if Railway Board executes the recommendations of Northern Railway as people would no longer be required to stand in serpentine queues for hours nor they would be required to run after brokers for getting tickets.

According to Northern Railway sources, Railway Board has sought suggestions from various Railway zones on the issue. In this connection Vigilance department of the Northern Railway has suggested executing old rules and regulations in its recommendation. Railway Boards have been told that it would end peoples’ woes if process of booking is started three days before the date of journey.

In the recommendation Railway Board was told that the number of people seeking tickets escalates in case of tatkal ticket being booked only one day earlier. Taking advantage of the situation brokers fleece money from the people.


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