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Monday, September 5, 2011

IRCTC senior citizen AGE limit - Indian Railways Age Limit Modification 1/6/2011

Change in the element of concession and Age limit of senior citizens
1. The minimum age for availing concession from 60 years has been reduced to 58 years in case of Women senior citizens. However, the element of Concession will continue to remain at 50%.
2. There is increase in the element of concession in case of men senior Citizens from 30% to 40%.The minimum age will, however, continue to be 60 Years in case of men.
The above concession will be admissible on tickets purchased on and after 01.06.2011. In case of ticket already issued for travels on & after 01.06.2011, refund of difference of fares will not be admissible.


  1. this irctc is a wonderful website .it has high security and are maintained and presented very neatly..
    Thank You to Indian Railway And Tourism Corporation

  2. 1) In case of men the concession may be raised to 50% as allowed to women. Why the unnecessary difference?
    2) The concession age may be revised to 58 also to men since the retirement age of State Government Servants is 58.
    Thank you, K.Venkataramani, Madurai

  3. how to calculate age for senior citizen?