Showing posts with label Mumbai Railways. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mumbai Railways. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

How to to use Paperless Unreserved Ticket on your Mobile Phone

Western Railway launched the much awaited paperless ticketing Service on Wednesday 8th of July 2015.

Its a superb service which allows you to book your suburban tickets on your mobile phone saving your time and resources like paper etc. (Available for Mumbai and Chennai Only)

How to use the UTS application :

Step 1) Download the UTS Application from Google play store

Step 2) Register

Step 3) Don't forget to put your valid identification details while registering the app is not so smart to give validation errors as its in its beginning phase.

Step 4) Recharge your R Wallet (Railway E Wallet) via this link

Step 5) Book Tickets Save the copy of ticket in Mobile. Show the TC - Ticket Checker the soft copy of the ticket in your mobile.

Enjoy !!!

Monday, December 31, 2012

BEST and Railways Lost and Found Mumbai Contact Details

Mumbai has one of the best public transport systems in the country. Local trains and BEST buses criss-cross across the city and its nodal cities, Thane and Navi Mumbai . Then there are the black and yellow local taxis and autorickshaws. All in all, the public transport facilities are a real boon to commuters!

What happens if you forget your personal property in one of the trains or in a bus or taxi? Forgetfulness is a standard trait of many people, no less of commuters. Leaving a shopping bag in a taxi or a briefcase in the overhead luggage rack in the train has increasingly become a common feature.

Don’t despair though! Here’s how to locate your lost property:

1. Property lost on the Western Railway (WR) trains
* Contact the Railway Protection Force (RPF) @ : 23004000
* You can also get in touch with the Station Master or the Government Railway Police.
* An item that is not claimed within 7 days is sent to the main Lost Property Office at Grant Road station, where it will be auctioned after 15 days.

2. Property lost on the Central Railway (CR) trains :
* For items lost in trains to and from Lokmanya Terminus at Kurla, contact the Lost Property office. Call @: 67462621 / 67462618
* An item that is not claimed within a month gets shifted to the Wadi Bundar Goods Depot near Sandhurst Road station. Call @: 67455426
* For items lost in other CR trains, you could locate it within 1 month at the Lost Property Office at the CST cloakroom near Platform 13 at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus. Call @: 67455127

3. Property lost on a BEST bus :
* An item left behind on a bus is tagged by the bus conductor with the date/time/bus route no./signature of the bus conductor. It is then deposited at the BEST Lost & Found department at Wadala, opposite Ambedkar College. Call @: 24128596
* Remember to mention the bus route when calling about your lost property.

4. Property lost in a black and yellow Taxi :
* An honest taxi driver will deposit an item left behind by a passenger at the Mumbai Taxi Union (MTU) office in Mumbai Central.
* MTU Office: Navjeevan Society, Building No. 1, 1st floor, Lamington Road, Mumbai Central, Mumbai – 400 008. Call @: 23078409 / 23078414

Acknowlegdement : Some of the details & contact numbers have been obtained from the Hindustan Times,dated August 31st, 2009 .