Platform Ticket - State on Ground

We would like to seek your inputs on platform ticket buying and checking.

1) Have you used the platform vending machine? How was the experience?
2) Do you buy platform tickets at the reservation counter? How is the experience?
3) Have you used the mobile app to book platform tickets?
4) Have you been asked for the platform ticket by ticket checkers?

We look forward to your inputs! more  

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1) Platform Vending Machine is not available in my entire state ( Goa )
2) Buying platform ticket , there is lot of wastage of time
3) Not even aware of the same
4) Produced to Ticker checker while leaving the station more  
1. Location of platform vending machine is not widely visible.
2. Experience is pull/push.
3. No.
4. Never. In fact even if you did not buy the platform ticket chances are quite bright that you will get away without being noticed/penalized. more  
Platform tickets are rarely checked on platforms....we always pay alongwith the parking coupon....

On Sat, 18 May 2019 12:30:46 +0530 Ministry Of Railways wrote
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1. app is used for all UTS services including Platform.
2. Have seen one or two at different stations; people are wary of buying from the ATVM.
3. NO, my PF ticket has never been checked neither at HYD, SC, MAS, MS and also on suburban trains in Chennai. more  
1. No. Not aware where it is located in station.
2.Yes. I buy platform ticket at the counter dedicated for this.
3. No.
4. Very rarely. more  
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