Kolkata, Mar 9 : Online ticket booking for trains under Kolkata PRS which was affected due to yesterday’s fire at New Koilaghat Building of Eastern Railway resumed from today.
“PRS Counter Ticket Booking at all other places have resumed except Kolkata and adjacent areas directly connected with communication network from New Koilaghat Building, which will be restored after resumption of power supply. Booking of unreserved ticket, through UTS counters is also going on,” an Eastern Railway communique said.
“Monitoring and coordination is being done constantly between Railways, Fire Services, Kolkata Police and Forensic authorities,” said ER CPRO Kamal Deo Das.
Altogether, nine people were charred to death in a fire at the building’s 13 th floor on Monday.