IRCTC: In the Corona pandemic crisis, the income of most people has decreased. In such a situation, if you are looking for additional income, then today we are telling you about such a great plan. Yes… If you are looking for earning opportunity then you can earn by joining the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC). Actually, many people are earning a good amount by becoming IRCTC Agent. Let us tell you that IRCTC, a subsidiary of Indian Railways, has to become an agent for making railway tickets, that is, your position will be that of Rail Travel Service Agent. So let’s know about it…
Know about IRCTC.
Indian Railways is the fourth largest railway network in the world. Railway’s tourism and catering unit IRCTC also provides an online ticket booking/cancellation service. Let us tell you that 55% of the total reserved tickets booked are booked online. It may be noted that IRCTC also has authorized ticket booking agents who can book unlimited e-tickets.
Know, how is the income?
It is worth noting that the RTSA scheme was originally implemented in 1985. In this, the agent gets a commission in return for booking the train ticket. When an agent user logs in, the IRCTC application will authenticate the digital certificate and if authenticated, it will allow him to book only e-tickets without imposing any restriction on the number of tickets to be booked. As an IRCTC agent, you get a commission of Rs 20 per PNR in the case of non-AC class and Rs 40 per PNR in AC class. Apart from this, agents also get 1% of the transaction amount for value above Rs.2,000.
Earning can be up to Rs 80,000
There is no limit on the number of tickets agents can book in a month. So one can book an unlimited number of tickets in a month. Agents get a commission on every booking and transaction. An agent can earn a regular income of up to Rs 80,000 per month. Even if the work is slow or slow, on average, 40-50 thousand rupees can be earned.
Learn how to become an agent?
Let us tell you that if someone wants to become an IRCTC agent, then he should be 12th pass. If you are applying for an agent then you have to first go to the official website of IRCTC. There you have to fill the application form for this. For this, you will need documents like a PAN card, Aadhar card, mobile number, valid email id, photo, residential address proof, declaration form, etc.
What do I need to do to become an agent?
There are two plans for booking agencies, under the first plan, there is an agency charge for one year, i.e. Rs 3,999. In the second plan, the agency charge for two years is Rs 6,999. Let us tell you that if you want to become an agent of IRCTC, then first you have to make a demand draft i.e. DD. This DD will be Rs 30,000 and you will have to get it made in the name of IRCTC. However, if you cancel the deal later, you get a refund of Rs 20,000. Also, every year Rs 5,000 will be charged for the renewal of the agreement.