Indian Railways has some important rules for passengers in regard to their train ticket, which they should know. According to the Indian Railways ticket rules for passengers, in certain conditions, it allows some concession that may go unclaimed due to the lack of information of railways passengers. The range of concession under train rules for passengers is from 10 per cent to even 100 per cent subject to certain conditions. The Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal put the information on the floor of the parliament while giving details of the foregone revenue due to the concession given on Indian Railways tickets under certain circumstances.
While giving details about the foregone revenue of the Indian Railways Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways at Government of India said in the Lok Sabha, “Indian Railways extend travel concessions in passenger fare to 53 categories of passengers and the element of concession ranges from 10 per cent to 100 per cent.”