APSRTC Prathan App Download: Due to COVID severity, people are scared to make the payments using money. To reduce the fear of using notes the APSRTC has launched the digital payment system to buy the tickets. In public transport, the payments used to be made as a person to person contact. To avoid this, the payments have been made digital by the APSRTC. Due to COVID, the distancing has made compulsory in all the places including public transport. While for the long traveling, we generally go for online booking of the bus tickets. Now, the Prathan app introduced to make payments digitally for either local buses.
APSRTC Prathan App Download – Book Local Bus Tickets Online
The AP State Government is planning to bring this app into use once after the lockdown is completed and all the operations have been resumed. This app is encouraging the contactless ticketing for both payments and issuing the tickets. With this app, the citizen can buy the tickets for long as well as short distances.
APSRTC is intending to launch the Prathan app from 1st August onwards. The drivers and conductors will be given the training to use this app to accept payments digitally using Smartphones. APSRTC will soon issue proper guidelines to use this app.
To promote the digital payment system, the APSRTC is offering a cashback of 5% on tickets for the travelers. The digital payments can be made through UPI, Debit/Credit cards. The tickets will be sent to the mobile number, by which the payment is made by the travelers. Once, the payment is done, the e-tickets will be sent to the mobile number of passengers.
Passengers can check their tickets on the driver’s device or from the co-passenger’s mobile if they do not carry the mobile.
The Pradhan app is the best solution for cash-less payments and also to control the contamination while traveling. This app will be commencing in various places across Andhra Pradesh state. Initially, the app will be launched in Vijayawada, Kurnool, Anantapur, Visakhapatnam, Nellor, and Tirupati from August 1, After the successful launch, this app will be extended to the other regions gradually.