The rule of sleeping in AC and sleeper coaches has changed, now the berth will have to be vacated at this time, otherwise the challan will be deducted

By Sudhakar Yadav July 25, 2023 10:23 AM IST


Many a times even berth is not available in the train as per choice.
Sometimes there is a dispute about sleeping on the middle berth.
It is important to know which rules have to be followed at the time of travel.

What is the new night sleeping rule in train: Often everyone travels in the train. Sometimes alone, sometimes in a group with friends or family. In such a situation, time passes while having fun. But let us tell you that the railway has made a rule for your fun and sleep. Strict action will be taken against the passenger for violating these rules. So if you also often travel by train, then it is very important to know about these rules. Many times even berths are not available as per the choice in the train because the railways have limited seats. Sometimes there is a dispute about sleeping on the middle berth. In such a situation, it is important to know which rules have to be followed during the journey.

Indian Railways is an extensive rail network. Due to this, lakhs of people travel daily. Hence, these rules are there to ensure that every passenger gets a good traveling experience and the rail network works well. Under this, talking loudly at night, making noise and listening to songs will now cost the passengers dearly. Strict action will also be taken against the passenger for violating the new rules.

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The first passengers could sleep for a maximum of 9 hours during the night journey. But now this time has been reduced to 8 hours. Earlier, passengers were allowed to sleep in AC coaches and sleepers from 9 pm to 6 am. But according to the changed rules from the Railways, now you will be able to sleep only from 10 pm to 6 am. That is, now the time to sleep has reduced to 8 hours. This change will be applicable in all those trains which have sleeping arrangements. If you also travel by train, then you have to follow the new sleeping time. Apart from this, during the journey in the train, if a passenger of upper or middle berth is sitting on your berth late at night, then you may have trouble sleeping. According to the rules, you can ask these passengers to go to their berths between 10 pm to 6 am. Similarly, if a passenger of the middle berth opens his berth during the day, then you can refuse him.

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No passenger can talk loudly on mobile in his seat, compartment or coach. No passenger can listen to loud music without earphones. After 10 pm, no passenger will be allowed to light the lights except for the night light. Online food in train services Food will not be served after 10 pm. However, you can pre-order your food or snacks on the train even at night with the e-catering service. Also, smoking, drinking and any other activities and carrying any inflammable items are not allowed in the train coaches and are against the rules of the Indian Railways.

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