Well if we see broadly then we know that agents are not allowed to book at tatkal time between 10 am – 12 pm. Thats why, agents make personal IDs and book ticket at that time because they know that no ticket will be left after 12pm. They create multiple IDs with different mobile numbers and addresses. Some intelligent agents even use VPN to book tatkal tickets and to access IRCTC Login instantly.
Grievances about online railway ticket booking through the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) site are legion, however accessible information indicate that in the previous three years the amount of tickets busy by distinct clients of the webpage have run up radically contrasted and the number busy by enrolled travel operators.
In budgetary year 2013-14, around 8.65 crore traveler tickets have been busy online by unique clients till November 2013, contrasted and 1.60 crore tickets by authorised booking executors. In 2010-11, there were around 1.87 crore singular enlisted clients at the IRCTC site. This number has very nearly multiplied in three years. The IRCTC login has around 3.19 crore singular enlisted clients as of October 2013.
IRCTC authorities said that the amount of hits on the site are lopsidedly high when the Tatkal booking window opens, now and again surpassing 20 lakh hits against the typical rate of 6-7 lakh. As an aftereffect of the overwhelming load, the whole framework is put to strain, bringing about moderate reactions. To make the IRCTC site client inviting, the conferred web transmission capacity has been enlarged from 450 Mbps to 775 Mbps. A high limit database server and firewall framework, plus extra programming, has been introduced and another server has been drafted to straightforwardness load and upgrade limit.
As a feature of the steps taken to verify that distinct clients finish their booking on necessity, executors are not allowed to book any sort of tickets between 8 am and 12 pm. Just distinct clients are permitted to book tickets throughout this period, IRCTC authorities said.
Ramesh Trivedi, an inhabitant of SK Colony, said: “Twice a year, I visit North India and I used to think that it challenging to book my tickets on the web. Each one opportunity, I used to approach an executor who might charge a heavy sum from me. Yet since the previous two years, it has gotten to be not difficult to book my tickets on the web. Notwithstanding, I don’t approach any executor. Indeed my Tatkal tickets are getting busy effectively.”