New Delhi: Within the upcoming Union Funds 2021-22, the Ministry of Railways could suggest some measure which 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.
Underneath the brand new scheme, it could introduce ready-to-eat meals on the sample of airline providers. IRCTC has joined palms with corporations like Haldiram, ITC, MTR, Wagh Bakri, and different massive meals manufacturers to implement this plan.
As soon as carried out, the Indian Railway passengers will have the ability to take pleasure in ready-to-eat meals of Haldiram, ITC, MTR, Wagh Bakri, and different massive meals manufacturers.
The plan is to have 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 scenario.
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 raring 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 accountability to IRCTC to serve ready-to-eat meals to the travellers.