New Delhi: Within the upcoming Union Price range 2021-22, the Ministry of Railways could suggest some measure that will refurbish IRCTC’s income manifold. The tourism and catering wing of Indian Railways is planning to take a novel step to extend its revenues.
Beneath the brand new scheme, it might introduce ready-to-eat meals on the sample of airline companies. IRCTC has joined fingers with firms like Haldiram, ITC, MTR, Wagh Bakri, and different huge meals manufacturers to implement this plan.
As soon as carried out, the Indian Railway passengers will be capable to take pleasure in ready-to-eat meals of Haldiram, ITC, MTR, Wagh Bakri, and different huge meals manufacturers.
The plan is to take a look at methods to compensate for the losses incurred by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Company (IRCTC) in its catering enterprise due to the COVID-19 pandemic state of affairs.
The federal government is planning to implement this mannequin within the Railways because it has been profitable within the airline business.
In accordance with sources, the Railway Minister is keen to implement this scheme as quickly as attainable.
After its implementation, the trains with the pantry system will stop the contract and hand over the duty to IRCTC to serve ready-to-eat meals to the travellers.