Berths earmarked for persons with disabilities

21 Sep 2017

Railway has decided to earmark reservation quota of two berths in 3A class for persons with disabilities (Divyang) (lower berth for persons with disabilities and middle berth for their escorts) in all long distance Mail/Express trains including Rajdhani and Duronto Express where such type of concession is allowed. In addition, there are eight berths earmarked in Garib Rath Express for the physically handicapped persons (Divyang) although no concession is allowed in these trains. The same is available in the system for advance booking of berths, in all long distance Eastern Railway trains with 3 AC service (except Yuva Express) with effect from 17.11.2017 and onwards. (EOIC)