Man Gets Rs 33 Refund For Cancelled Railway Ticket After 2 Years
Thursday, May 9, 2019, 11:46 AM
Sujeet Swami, a 30-year-old Kota-based engineer, received Rs.33 as a refund from the Indian Railways on a cancelled ticket after a two-year-long case. The Railways had charged him the amount as service tax despite him cancelling the ticket prior to the implementation of GST. The ticket was booked in April 2017 for July 2, a day after GST was implemented.
Cyclone Fani: Odisha Braces For Storm, 103 Trains Cancelled So Far
Thursday, May 2, 2019, 10:10 AM
Railways has cancelled at least 103 trains in light of cyclone "Fani", which is likely to affect 19 districts of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, besides Kolkata. The railways said that it will grant full refund to passengers for the cancelled or diverted trains if the tickets are produced within three days from scheduled date of journey.