This is NOT an alternate solution for Tatkal bookings. It will not work while IRCTC mobile site is down.
[FYI: Please drop me a mail if you have any issues or suggestions]
-Intelligent Session Timeout detection & Auto retry Login.
-Auto Fill Journey details & Payment details.
-Access your Tickets Offline.
-Faster page loading, No images are downloaded except when extremely necessary.
-Avoids unwanted usage of IRCTC resources, It never create a new session if existing session still valid.
-Major IRCTC navigation are redesigned(UI) with latest Android ICS design patterns.
-Designed in multi-threaded architecture to utilize multi core processors.
-The application’s Online functionalities are highly depends on IRCTC mobile
web page(www.irctc.co.in/mobile), and it will not work if mobile webpage is down.
-IRCTC Ticket sync(similar to Google and Facebook contacts sync)
will be implemented and it will retrieve the Tickets directly from IRCTC main web page.
-Wait Listed offline tickets will be automatically updated once it confirmed.
-Train information should be accessed offline.
Report us your feed backs and suggestion using provided “contact developer”
option in “App Main Menu -> About -> Contact Developer”.
!!! This is not an official application of IRCTC and not related with IRCTC on any manner !!!
PLANNING TO DEDICATE THIS TO MY BELOVED OPEN SOURCE COMMUNITY!
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Recently changed in this version:
-Redesigned Home page UI to support more new functionalities.
-Added option to check the PNR status.
-Added option to (Pull to Refresh)refresh the downloaded(existing) PNR status.
-Past dated PNR information will be automatically removed to free the storage.
-Added option to exit from the application (press back twice to exit).
NOTE: absence of coach number in some offline ticket is a bug of IRCTC. Not by this app.