SCR installs 32 more PoS machines for tickets in twin cities
Hyderabad: In tune with the Central Government’s decision to promote cashless transactions, Railway Board has instructed zonal railways to initiate steps to facilitate the purchase of reserved tickets and suburban season tickets. Earlier, 112 Point of Sale machines were installed for issue of reservation tickets on credit/debit cards at 108 locations.
Moreover, additional 32 Point of Sale machines have been installed at the booking offices of the 26 suburban stations, including Secunderabad, Hyderabad and Kacheguda stations for exclusive issue of season tickets through credit/debit cards. The details of PoS machines installed at stations for issue of season tickets and un-reserved tickets in Hyderabad division are: Uppuguda, Sitaphalmandi, Vidyanagar, Malakpet, OU Arts College, Falaknuma, Kacheguda, Jamia Osmania, Yakutpura, Dabirpura.
In the Secunderabad Division, PoS machines were installed at Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Lingampalli, Begumpet, Borabanda, Fateh Nagar Bridge, Hi-Tech City, Hafizpet, Chandanagar, Bharat Nagar, Nature Cure Hospital, James Street, Necklace Road, Khairatabad, Lakdikapul, Sanjevaiah Park. -NSS