The first railway line in India was made between Mumbai –Thane in 1853. Now it was developed as per technology development. Today thousands of trains were running on a daily basis. The organisation takes a step to develop the railways is Indian Railway. The Indian railway is subdivided into 16 divisions. They are Northern Railways, Southern Railways, Eastern Railways, etc. The Indian Railway has also launched an online website facility for reserving tickets, etc to satisfy passenger convenient.
Through this online website, you can also check train route facility and timings for all the places. PNR is a 10 digit unique number allotted to the passenger when reserving a train ticket. It is important for Indian railway because it includes entire detail of a passenger. If you reserve a ticket in online then you can find PNR number at the top left side of your ticket. You can travel in a train when your PNR number should match with an outline of ticket collector.
The reliable ways to check PNR Status are following:
Check PNR via SMS Service: By sending a message to the respective number to know the PNR status. The following are the numbers to send a message 54959, 5676747, 57886 and 139.
Check PNR status via online: There are many online websites available to the IRCTC ticket status. By entering the PNR number in a respective box of the page then you will get the complete detail of ticket.
Check PNR Status by Mobile Apps: If you are the regular user of Indian railway then you can download the railway app in your mobile. Instantly you can log in and enter your PNR to get the status of a ticket. This app can support iOS, Android, Symbian version and windows.