Computerised chart display system arrives at Vadodara railway station

After a pilot project at Rajkot,the ‘On Line Reservation Chart Display System’ was launched in Vadodara on Sunday.

Written by Express News Service | Vadodara | Published: February 23, 2009 2:52:40 am

After a pilot project at Rajkot,the ‘On Line Reservation Chart Display System’ was launched in Vadodara on Sunday. Minister of State for Railways Naran Rathwa inaugurated the system,which has been installed on platform number one at the Vadodara railway station.

With the system,the online passenger status on the reservation chart of a particular train will be displayed on the six LCD screens installed at the station. Each screen will display information of 100 passengers.

The Western Railway authorities said the first and second screens would display the list of sleeper class waiting list passengers.

The third and fourth screens will display the names of confirmed passengers in the sleeper class. The fifth and sixth screens will display the lists passengers in other classes.

The names on the waiting list will appear in red,those in the RAC (reservation against cancellation) in yellow and confirmed passengers in green on the screen.

The whole system has been installed at a cost of Rs 13,20,840.

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