Phone booth operators in stations to sell recharge coupons

Railways have decided to allow phone booth operators in stations to sell rechargeable coupons of mobile phones.

Updated: Jul 09, 2010, 22:33 PM IST

New Delhi: Railways have decided to allow
phone booth operators in stations to sell rechargeable
coupons of mobile phones.

"The matter was examined and Railways decided to allow
sale of rechargeable coupons in STD/PCO booths in stations,"
said a Railway official.

The booths in all the major and smaller stations in
the country will sale the coupons, a facility not available
till now, he said.

The booths shall only display a sign indicating that
`recharge coupons for mobile phones are available` and will
not display the name of the service provider companies, he
said.

There are about 2,000 PCO/STD booths in stations
across the country.

PTI