New computerized systems installed by Indian railways are very useful in maintaining the traveler’s records of their traveling through the railway. When you book your online ticket through online service of railways then you will receive a PNR i.e. passenger name record number on the printed e-tickets you booked. These systems make a database for all the travelers who travel through railways, which have all the important information of the passenger is known to be as PNR status. Passenger can check the PNR status online by just entering their PNR number in the required place on the online website to get the information about their ticket.
The database helps the railways as well as the passengers to keep the proof of their traveling through railways. Each and every detail needed for booking of tickets of railways ids there with the railways about the passengers. To know your confirmed booking PNR helps a lot in getting the right information for your traveling. Uses of this facility are:
It helps the traveler to check the status of their ticket much before they actual travel. In this regard PNR number is very useful in getting the PNR status which shows whether your ticket is fall under the RAC category or WL category. RAC stands for reserved against cancellation which means your reservation is confirmed when the other person cancel his tickets, then you get the seat for traveling and WL stands for wait listed ticket which means you are not even allowed to get into the train till the ticket of the passenger get confirmed.
Other benefit of PNR Status is in getting the right information regarding the actual time arrival and departure of the train and also for any delay if any. If check the status much before the traveling day, makes the traveler not to wait for long at the railway station. It helps the passenger to move from their place accordingly.
The passenger can easily cancel their booked tickets through internet. They have right to use railways toll free enquiry numbers in getting the information or through online medium. PNR status can also be accessed online with the help of PNR number online. If you want this information then you just need to visit their authorized website and there you need to enter the PNR number in the required text place to get the status. It is very simple and convenient way to get information in some clicks.
Other method is also there to get information for PNR status is through sending a simple message to the railway department and in return message the ticket status will appear on the mobile.
This PNR status service is very useful as this will provide the whole details regarding the ticket as cancellation of ticket, confirmation of berth, coach details in which a person is going to travel, railways ticket charges and other correlated information about trains. This type of facility is very useful in regards to the traveling for the passengers.