ASTC soon to launch its first ever e-ticketing service
Guwahati/ 27th June’2017 (Prag News Desk): To keep a check on its revenue leakage, the Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) is likely to launch its first ever e-ticketing system for its passengers.
The ASTC authority has invited the private organisations to join ASTC in initiating an e-vigilance system, along with the new ticketing system. Allegedly, the ASTC willl issue smart cards as a part of the system and categorize them depending on the membership fees. The passengers are likely to get SMS alerts and print tickets as well as a part of the system.
Radio frequency Identification or Analogue camera based system to be installed inside the busses for the e-vigilance system. As told by the authorities of ASTC, several companies have shown interest in tying up with ASTC in this initiative, which will be finalised by ASTC by the end of July, after the firms submit their respective presentations.