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IRCTC to sell Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 tickets online

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of Indian Railways, has bagged a contract of Rs 12 crore to sell Commonwealth Games tickets online. Under the deal, IRCTC will develop a dedicated website where sports lovers will be able to buy the game tickets online and will also get the option of choosing the row and seat at different venues. The Games is scheduled to be held in Delhi on October 3-14, 2010.

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), a subsidiary of Indian Railways, has bagged a contract of Rs 12 crore to sell Commonwealth Games tickets online. Under the deal, IRCTC will develop a dedicated website where sports lovers will be able to buy the game tickets online and will also get the option of choosing the row and seat at different venues. The Games is scheduled to be held in Delhi on October 3-14, 2010.

“We are developing the website with the latest software for the sale of Commonwealth Games tickets, including for the inaugural and closing ceremonies,” IRCTC has said, adding, “We will be also responsible for commissioning and maintenance of the portal.” IRCTC, which does catering service in trains, is also currently engaged in issuing rail tickets online.

According to the Organising Committee, there will be a total of 22 lakh tickets of different denominations ranging from Rs 100 to Rs 1000 to be sold for various events during the Games. However, the ticket rates for the inaugural and closing ceremonies at Jawaharlal Nehru stadium have not yet been decided as these are expected to be much higher. [Source: Hindustan Times]

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