Sumary of Online payment of railway freight charges begins in Mangaluru:
- The first online payment of freight charges in Southern Railway was made at Palakkad division Panambur in Mangaluru on Thursday..
- A statement said here on Friday that it was also the first online transaction for booking freight in Southern Railway..
- Railways has now taken the initiative in ease of doing business for freight services by introducing online payment of freight charges..
- Freight customers can avail the facility through the Freight Business Development (FBD) portal of Freight Operations Information System (FOIS) using SBI payment gateway..
- Earlier, the freight customers were required to sign an agreement with Railways and nominate a bank to avail e-payment facility or pay the amount through demand draft or bank cheque…