WR resumes on-board catering services with cooked meals as well as “ready-to-eat” meals on Rajdhani Express trains between Mumbai and Delhi
Western Railway has resumed on-board catering services with ready meals as well as ready meals on its prestigious Rajdhani Express trains between Mumbai and Delhi.
According to Sumit Thakur – public relations manager of Western Railway, onboard catering services on premium trains that have the option to pre-book food are resuming in two other WR trains, including Mumbai Central – New Delhi Rajdhani Express and Mumbai Central – Hazrat Nizamuddin August Kranti Express.
Catering services will resume at Mumbai Central – New Delhi Rajdhani and Mumbai Central – Nizamuddin August Kranti Express from January 6, 2022 and at New Delhi – Mumbai Central Rajdhani and Nizamuddin – Mumbai Central August Kranti Rajdhani from January 7, 2022.
“Passengers will also be able to opt out of catering services for these trains. Passengers who did not reserve their food when booking their tickets can now do so by visiting the IRCTC website with the link https: //www.irctctourism.com/BookFood “said an official of WR adding that, this must be done before the train mapping (four hours before the train departure time).
Likewise, in the event that the passenger wishes to cancel their catering option, they can do so before the first train mapping (four hours before the train’s departure time).
Passengers with tickets at the counter can also reserve their food using the link above. Passengers will be asked to enter the PNR in the portal and pay online with the choice for Veg / Non – Veg.
In the event that the passenger has not booked a meal online and wishes to benefit from a catering service on board, this will be made available subject to availability and upon payment of Rs 50 / – per meal in plus applicable catering fees.
Earlier this month, ready meals services had resumed at Mumbai Central – Ahmedabad -Shatabdi Express and Mumbai Central – New Delhi Duronto Express, while pantry services had started at Mumbai Central – Jaipur Superfast Express, Surat – Chhapra Tapti Ganga Express, Ahmedabad – Mumbai Central Double Decker Express and Surat – Bhagalpur Superfast Express.
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Posted on: Thursday December 30th, 2021 9:18 PM IST