New Rule for AC Coach Passengers in Train..!?

Sowmiya Sriram
New Rule for AC Coach Passengers in Train..!?
Can you get an extra blanket if you feel cold while traveling in an AC coach of a train? In India, there are many lakhs of passengers traveling. The main reason for this is that people feel that traveling by train is more convenient than transportation facilities like planes or taxis. The second major reason is that the railway ticket fares are low and apart from that we can travel by train very safely and quickly. This is the main reason why most people prefer train travel. It must be said that the journey will be even more comfortable if it is in an AC coach. Because AC travel is comfortable and safe in all seasons be it winter, summer, or monsoon. However, sometimes passengers traveling in AC trains data-face many problems. One of them is that sometimes it gets too cold in an AC coach. In such a situation, the question arises, can we get an extra blanket from the coach attendant and do we have to pay extra for this? Let's now know what is mentioned in Railway Rules for Extra Blankets.
Generally, few passengers who travel in AC train complain (AC not working, temperature is low) even though the AC is working properly at the start of the journey. But after a short time, the temperature gradually returns to normal. And it gets very cold sometimes. Even using the bed roll provided by the Railways will keep it cool. If it starts to feel that way, travelers will want to get an extra blanket. In such a situation most of the passengers are not aware of the rule issued by the Railways in this regard. This makes them reluctant to ask the attendant for an extra blanket.

Know the Rules of Railways:
In this case, if a passenger feels cold during the train journey, he can ask the attendant for an extra blanket, Railway Ministry DG yogesh Bhaveja has issued a statement. And you don't have to pay anything extra for this. Instead, if the train attendant has an extra blanket he will definitely give it to you.
Where to complain:
But if the helper refuses to give you the blanket, you can directly call 138 and complain. You can also report your complaint by sending an SMS to 91-9717680982 from your mobile. Passengers can also register their complaints by tweeting "@RailMinIndia". Meanwhile, you can use this blanket provided by the railway during the journey. But if you take this home after the trip, you may be prosecuted.

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