Category: m-TRAVEL & TOURISM
AWATAR MOBILE BOOKING
Original title: Any Where Any Time Advance Reservation (AWATAR) – Mobile booking
Producer: Channabasappa Herur ,K. Ramamurthy ,Gaurav Gupta
Organisation: Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation
Location: Bangalore, INDIA
Platform: Appication Based
The AWATAR Mobile Booking application provides for advance ticket booking for Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) passengers through mobile phone. The mobile booking service is integrated with AWATAR, which is a web based passenger reservation system.The passenger has to first download the application with a GPRS enabled mobile phone and then give his or her personal details and create an account. Following the registration, customers can choose the service of their choice, even choose seat numbers and specify a pick-up point. Finally the payment is made through a secure gateway using either credit or debit cards, bank accounts or cash cards. This mobile service also enables customers to cancel tickets, if and when necessary.