IRCTC already introduced accident insurance policy for all the passengers. It is charging a nominal amount of 92 paise to provide this insurance facility. Now it is planning to introduce one more type of Insurance policy.
This insurance covers the items like cellphones,laptops,gadgets etc of the passengers who are travelling in the train. For this purpose a meeting was held between IRCTC officials and Insurance officials. In this meeting, IRCTC chairman, MD MK Manocha also participated. He said that they have shared all the thoughts and opinions on this policy with the insurance officials.
This policy will be provided firstly to government employees and credit card holders. The details of the insurance amount and plans will be decided and informed in the later meetings.