Adding one more feather to its cap, Central Railway, Nagpur Division along with M/s Oravel Stays Private Limited (OYO) will be starting a unique scheme of assisting visitors for the hotel bookings. The scheme is under finalisation, informs a communiqué from Central Railway, Nagpur Division. OYO has been assigned contract for starting ‘Tourist Assist Both’, which will be operative for 24 x 7. OYO representatives will be available for rooms bookings at the booth. Visitors will be able to book their favourite hotel room as soon as they reach the railway station.
The scheme is designed by the Railway Board under its New, Innovative Non Fare Revenue Ideas Scheme (NINFRIS). The scheme is in collaboration with National Transporters and leading hotels. Nagpur Division will hire 25 square feet area at Nagpur Railway Station every year through which it will get annual income of Rs 5 lakh. OYO will be benefited by reaching out to more customers and extending its business in city.
Central Railway, Nagpur Division for the first time has taken an initiative and signing agreement with OYO. Somesh Kumar, Divisional Manager of Central Railways and Krishnath Patil, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager are working on the proposal. There are eight such proposals under New, Innovative Non Fare Revenue Ideas Scheme initiated by Central Railways, Nagpur Division. V C Thool, Assistant Commercial Manager and Tara Prasad, Commercial Inspector assisted in preparing the project in record time.