Indian Railways has brought a new facility for its passengers through which your goods will be transported to the station.
Indian Railways has brought a new facility for its passengers through which your goods will be transported to the station. This app is based service called Bags on Wheels. The passengers of Delhi, Ghaziabad and Gurugram will be the first to benefit from this bag on wheels service of the Railways. Through this service, the goods of passengers will be transported from the railway station to the house or from home to the railway station. This is the first of its kind service for railway passengers in India.
How will the service work?
The Bag on Wheels app is available for both Android and iPhone users. Using the app, passengers will demand to take their goods to the railway station or to their home. After this, the contractor will pick up the goods safely and deliver it to the coach or home based on the booking preference of the passenger. Delivery of goods under the service will be ensured before the departure of the train.
This service will help the passengers, especially the senior citizens, the disabled and the female passengers travelling alone. The cost of using these services will be very low. The price will depend on the weight and quantity of the goods as well as the other to be covered. This will be the door to door service.
First of all, service will start at these railway stations
A contract has been given for this service, while it is expected to start soon. Northern Railway said in a statement that initially the company that has been awarded the contract and will provide services to the passengers will be from New Delhi, Delhi Junction, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi Cantt, Delhi Sarai Rohilla, Ghaziabad and Gurgaon railway stations. Will be for those taking the train.