Now sleep without worry in the train, the railway will wake up on arrival at the destination station, the railway started a new service
Railway destination alert: Now you will be able to sleep without worry even at night while traveling by train. When your destination is about to arrive, you will be woken up by a phone call from the railway side. For this, you have to activate the wakeup call-destination alert facility on your PNR by calling 139.
Indian Railways has started wakeup call-destination alert facility for passengers traveling at night on arrival of the destination station. On activating this service, the alarm will sound on the mobile even before the destination station arrives. In such a situation, if your destination also falls at night, then this is good news. To activate this service, after typing ALERT, you have to type your PNR number and then send it to 139 number.
This service can also be availed by calling 139
The benefit of this service can also be availed by calling on the IVR of the Railways. For this, call 139 from your phone. Select your language, then Dior 7. After that dial 2, which provides the facility of destination alert. After that the PNR number has to be dialed. Confirm this process by pressing 1 after which this service will be activated.
The name of the wake-up call is given cow.
Railways have named this facility as wake-up call. Under this, your phone will ring until you receive the phone. On activating this service, the mobile bell will ring before coming to the station. This bell will keep ringing until you answer the phone. On receipt of the phone, the passenger will be informed that the station is about to arrive.
This service of railway is paid
Please tell that this service of railways is paid. For SMS, Rs. 3 per SMS is charged. If you want destination alerts through calls, then for every 60 seconds call, the charge for metro cities is Rs 1.20 and for other cities Rs 2 per minute. Railways started this service in 2018 itself.