Indian Railways: Lakhs of passengers travel by train on a daily basis. Indian Railways is the fourth largest railway network of the world. Many people prefer a window seat while traveling in the train. But today we are going to tell you a rule by which you can book your favorite seat in the train. Most of the people do not know about this rule of Indian Railways.
Many people know that only senior citizens are given the option of seat preference in the train by the Indian Railways. This is not the case at all as all passengers in the train get the option of seat preference.Today, in this article, we are going to tell you how you can book your favorite seat.
Choose a seat
Not only senior citizens but common passengers also get the option of seat preference by the Indian Railways. If you are booking a train ticket from the IRCTC website or apps, you will be given the option of seat preference at the same time. After this, the Indian Railways will allot you a lower seat. After this, you can comfortably sit on the window seat and enjoy the journey.
These people are allotted lower berth first
However, let us tell you that the lower berth or middle berth is given by the Indian Railways to a person who is 60 years or older. Along with this, the same facility is also given by the Railways to women of 45 years and above. If two senior citizens are travelling together and both of them choose the option of lower berth, then Indian Railways considers it. At the same time, not more than 2 senior citizens get this facility.