IRCTC issues notices to 47 catering service providers

IRCTC issues notices to 47 catering service providers

Chairman & Managing Director of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd.(IRCTC) Mahendra Pratap Mall speaks during a press conference for the launch of the company's IPO. (PTI Photo)

IRCTC has issued notices to 47 onboard private catering service providers, giving them directions to bring about changes in the standard of foodservice in trains, a statement from the railway subsidiary said on Saturday.

The move is aimed to improve catering services in trains.

Those served notices amount to 13 percent of the total onboard catering contracts numbering 358.