IRCTC plan to make Aadhar card must for e-ticketing
ALLAHABAD: To check the activities of touts and ensure transparency in purchase of tickets, Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is planning to make Aadhar card mandatory for user registration process for e-ticketing.
It has also decided to hire standardization, testing and quality certification (STQC) for conducting the security audit of its next generation e-ticketing system (NGET).
IRCTC is planning to make Aadhar card mandatory for user registration process for e-ticketing. This will ensure that users registering on the IRCTC website are properly identified for their identity and address through the Aadhar card number verification.
Currently, the new user registration on the IRCTC internet ticketing site is done through verification of the customer’s phone number and email ID, by sending an OTP (one-time password). More info