Pay on delivery for tatkal tickets is going to be a huge benefit to for millions of train travelers who need to book under the tatkal quota. The option to book first, pay later. This move by IRCTC also aims to encourage people who buy tickets off the Railway Reservation Counters to move to online medium.”
indian railway catering and tourism corporation (IRCTC) introducing New systemfor tatkal bookings, As per the old system, the commuters under tatkal bookings had to pay for their tickets first, using standard online payment options like credit card, debit card, before the IRCTC portal confirmed their ticket.
IRCTC users can pay via cash, debit card or credit card after having their tatkal tickets delivered at their doorstep,The new system will eliminate transaction failures. Earlier, a failed transaction meant waiting for 7-15 days for a refund.