How to link Aadhaar with IRCTC account: 9 steps to big freebies on Indian Railways
How to link Aadhaar with IRCTC account: As per rules, male senior citizens (minimum age of 60 years) and lady senior citizens (minimum age of 58 years) can get concessions up to 40% and 50% respectively on their base fare of all classes like mail/express/Rajdhani/Shatabdi/Duronto group of trains. However, now users are allowed to book up to 12 tickets in a month, if users get themselves verified through their Aadhaar number along with at least one passenger also being verified through Aadhaar. At the same time, no Aadhaar identification will be needed for booking up to six tickets in a month - it will continue to remain same. Thus, to avail this benefit, here’s how a senior citizen can link their Aadhaar number with IRCTC. Steps to Authenticate Aadhaar Details.
How to link Aadhaar with IRCTC account: While adding new senior citizen passengers in the Master list, provide correct and complete details i.e. Name, Date of Birth, Gender as mentioned in the Aadhaar Card. Thereafter, select Senior Citizen concession option as Yes/No, ID card type as Aadhaar ID and provide Aadhaar number.