India govt train app, a million downloads strong, adds location feature

New Delhi, July 26 2015: RailYatri  the  popular Indian  app   which saw 1 million downloadsin the one year it has been available has added a location feature to its suite of useful tools.
This allows travelers to share live location with family and friends while traveling on the train. In just 2 clicks, you can share your entire trip details with your friends, who can then see how your journey on the moving train is progressing real time.
In less than a week since its launch, several thousand users per day are benefitting from the trip sharing feature.
The RailYatri app can be downloaded from Google Playstore or by giving a missed call on 8080809551.

Highlights of the Rail Yatri indian railways PNR status app:
One app for all trains - Long distance, Inter-city, Local and Metro trains

1. GPS based live Train enquiry - Running status of any train anytime.

2. PNR Status Predict – PNR Status Predictor predicts the future status of your Wait listed PNR based on the history of over 15 lakh PNR numbers. Proprietary mathematical algorithm intelligently removes bad data points for improved PNR prediction quality.

3. Time Tables - Offline to save your data costs, Check on-time ratings of trains at your station.

4- Platform numbers, Seat availability

5. Coach positions, Seat Layout and berth layout for your upcoming journey on Indian Railway train coaches

6. Manage your trips – 1-click 'Refresh' icon on the header to add trip automatically via IRCTC SMS

7. Fare enquiry and fare calculator for Indian rail travelers

8. Local trains Delhi Metro, Jaipur Metro, Kolkata Metros for daily travelers. Also available - Kolkata Local, Mumbai Locol, Ahmedabad Local Trains, Amritsar Local Trains, Chennai Local Trains, Delhi Local Trains, Hyderabad Local Trains, Jalandhar Local Trains, Katra Local Trains, Pune Local Trains & Vijayawada Local Trains.