Indian Railways online facilitator IRCTC has launched an app for Google Android phones named the IRCTC Connect, and it is available on Google Play store for download. The app is compatible with Android v4.1 and above versions.
IRCTC had already launched its mobile apps on Windows Phone and BlackBerry 10 platforms. The Android app will help millions of Indians to book tickets online easily now, well in advance or in Tatkal or at the last minute under the Premium Dynamic Fare system.
The IRCTC Connect app opens with One Step login to search and book train tickets and view and cancel tickets. “Rail ticketing now made simpler just by SWIPE and SHUFFLE, SELECT and BOOK. Install the newly launched IRCTC android app and book a railway ticket anywhere in India at your fingertips,” says the app tagline.
So far, the IRCTC Connect app has seen 5,000-10,000 dowloads.