The Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today launched the following IT initiatives developed by Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) (the IT arm of Ministry of Railways using remote control by organising Video-Conferencing between, Rail Bhawan and New Delhi Station.
1. Paperless Unreserved Ticketing through Mobile Phone between New Delhi – Palwal Section (NR)
2. Currency Coin cum Card operated Automatic Ticket Vending Machines at New Delhi Railway Station
3. Mobile Application for Freight Operations (PARICHAALAN)
Chairman, Railway Board, Shri A.K. Mital, Shri Kundan Sinha, Member Traffic, Railway Board, Shri Jamshed, Additional Member (IT), Mrs. Vandana Nanda, Managing Director, CRIS, Board Members and senior officials of Railway Board and CRIS were among those present on the occasion in the Rail Bhawan. At New Delhi Station end, Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi, New Delhi constituency.