Worried over many unoccupied seats in Mail/Express trains, the railways on Thursday announced a 10% rebate for vacant berths after finalisation of the reservation charts from January 1.
A passenger can avail 10% rebate in basic fare for availing the vacant berths in all reserved categories including AC and Sleeper class after the finalisation of the chart, according to a railway notification.
The rebate will to be made effective from January 1, 2017 for six months.
The 10% discount will be based on basic fare of last ticket sold in the train.
However, all other charges like reservation and super fast will be levied accordingly.