The substantial advancement in technology has forced the numerous public sectors to change the way of working from standard approaches to the very sophisticated working design. Just like the majority of the general public fields, Pakistan Railway is additionally on the route of introducing the electronic ticketing software eligible year.
Baseding on the Radio Pakistan, Federal Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique has actually specified that Ministry is preparing to introduce e-ticketing system this year. He introduced this news while talking with media on the setting up ceremony of upgradation of Karachi Express train in Lahore. The tender for electronic ticketing has currently been taken by the UBL and the system will certainly be launched quickly.
Hereafter the traveler will have the ability to buy train ticket from any type of shop licensed by Pak Railways. Pakistan Railways is preparing to introduce the a number of other modern facilities in the system along with introducing the system of electronic ticketing in the train line. For the purpose of updating of management system of the Pak Train, Rs. 65 million has actually been spent so far. It is not the very first time that the Ministry of Railways planned for such kind of effort. Dated back in 2008, same decisions and also statements were additionally made but later withdrawed as a result of change in management.
Well the current government of PMLN has been additionally taking the procedures to make the Pak Railways once again successful and also for this objective financial investment for updating the railways is being made. According to the Railways Preacher, three trains fully have been upgraded as well as the process will certainly continue till the upgradation of all areas of the Pak Railways. The profile as well as expediency files for the electronic ticketing softwares have already been finished as well as other rules to launch the action are under consideration.
The opportunities are high that the e-ticketing system for the Pak Railways will be launched by the end of this year. The digital ticketing system has actually been currently presented in various public departments in shape of eChallan, eToken at the toll plaza as well as different other public service divisions. Once released, electronic ticketing software will certainly aid the passengers a lot by making them able making the on-line reservation, check the routines, save their times as well as prepare their journeys in an easier design.