Indian Railways, on its way help, improve its passenger trafficking coming up with innovative offers.
Here is such an offer you must know:
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is giving away a cash prize of up to Rs.10, 000 to its users on linking Aadhaar card number with his/her IRCTC account.
Indian Railways Announces Best Reward For Linking Aadhar To IRCTC
A circular issued by the IRCTC in January 2018 is valid until June 2018. The basis of getting a gift is on ‘Lucky draw scheme.’
Passengers are eligible whose journey begins in the calendar month of that scheme. In the second week of the following month, five lucky users are selected through computerized random lucky draw process. Those people are awarded a cash prize up to Rs. 10,000.
That’s not it! Lucky winners get a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 each along with the refund of full train fare after the complete scrutiny done by IRCTC.
10 things to know about to be eligible to get IRCTC’s Rs. 10,000 cash prize offer:
Registered users who have authenticated themselves with Aadhaar KYC (Know Your Customer) and booked at least one PNR and whose journey commences in the calendar month of that lucky draw scheme are eligible for ‘Lucky Draw Scheme’ for that particular month, said IRCTC.
Only those booked PNR (Passenger Name Records) of Aadhaar authenticated users are eligible for ‘Lucky draw scheme’ wherein profile name of the user is matching with one of the passenger names on the booked PNR, added IRCTC.
Canceled and TDR (Ticket Deposit Receipt) filed PNRs for non-travelers are not eligible for the ‘Lucky Draw scheme’.
In case more than one PNR of the same user gets selected then only one PNR of the user will be considered for the ‘Lucky Draw’ in the calendar month of that lucky draw scheme, However, the same user will be eligible for ‘Lucky Draw’ in any other following month, noted IRCTC.
Lucky winners are awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 each along with a refund of full train fare of the selected ticket (PNR) after the complete verification process to be done by IRCTC.
Names of ‘Lucky Draw’ winners are displayed on IRCTC website in the first week of the following month after verification of user details like mobile no, email, user id etc. of winners.
IRCTC reserves the right to disqualify any IRCTC user(s) from the benefits of this offer without assigning any reason to it.
IRCTC also reserves the right to discontinue this offer without assigning any reasons or without any prior intimation whatsoever.
Terms and conditions of the ‘Lucky Draw Scheme’ for Aadhaar authenticated users and passengers can be modified by IRCTC in future with due notice.
Employees of IRCTC are not eligible for ‘Lucky Draw Scheme’ for Aadhaar authenticated users and passengers.
(In between thin lines, passengers must know that in the wake of any untoward circumstances IRCTC also holds its right to discontinue this offer without assigning any reasons)