JioRail App Launched: 40 Million JioPhone Users Can Now Book Train Tickets From Their Feature Phone
A big breakthough has been announced for more than 40 million JioPhone users: Now, they can book train tickets from their 4G VoLTE feature phone!
How to download this JioRail app? And what all can be done via this train app?
Keep reading to find out more.
JioRail App Launched
Reliance Jio has partnered with IRCTC, and launched a new JioRail app for booking tickets online. IRCTC manages and run the IRCTC.co.in website, which is India's largest ticketing platform and is available via desktop, Android and iOS platforms.
Now, JioPhone would be the next big platform where IRCTC's online train booking facility would be available.
In a statement, Jio said, "Train ticket booking has been made quite simple on the JioRail app. With this unique service, India's consumers can avoid standing in long queues or pay agent fees to book tickets and instead enjoy an enhanced digital life experience".
JioRail App On KaiOS Platform
The app: JioRail will essentially work on KaiOS, which is the new mobile operating system which powers JioPhones all over India.
Hence, IRCTC had to develop a special app which can work on KaiOS, because their existing mobile app was designed only for Android, iOS and Windows OS.
KaiOS also powers Nokia 8110 4G , and it is being speculated that the JioRail app should work on this mobile phone as well.
It is estimated that more than 40 million people in India are using KaiOS powered JioPhones right now, and IRCTC's decision to launch a separate app for JioPhone users makes perfect sense as well.
JioRail App: What Can Be Done?
JioRail app is empowered with the same functionality, which IRCTC's website and mobile apps has.
Using JioRail app, users can:
How To Get JioRail App:
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