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IRCTC to provide free food to passengers delayed due to fog

New Delhi: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will provide food to passengers free of cost onboard if the train is delayed beyond two hours due the fog.Scores of north-bound trains are getting delayed

PTI [ Updated: December 24, 2014 8:26 IST ]
irctc to provide free food to passengers delayed due to fog
irctc to provide free food to passengers delayed due to fog

New Delhi: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will provide food to passengers free of cost onboard if the train is delayed beyond two hours due the fog.

Scores of north-bound trains are getting delayed for several hours because of dense fog situation.

IRCTC, a railway subsidiary, is taking all efforts to provide meals to the passengers, if the journey is extended by more than two hours.

READ MORE: Dense fog hits rail, air traffic

However, the free catering service is being provided on trains during the journey and the facility is not extended at platforms, a senior IRCTC official said.

He said passengers will be served tea/coffee, lunch/dinner or breakfast/evening tea, depending on the timings.

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