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Ticketing Evolution: Transformative Upgrades in Delhi Metro's AFC System

06 Mar 2024
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In 2023, The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has successfully upgraded its Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) system to introduce National Common Mobility Card (NCMC), QR ticketing and future provision for Account Based Ticketing & NFC Media. This strategic initiative aligns with the evolving landscape of transit systems, emphasizing interoperability, digital ticketing solutions, and cashless payment modes. The project involved upgrading various AFC equipment, including Automatic gates, Ticket Vending Machines (TVMs), Ticket Office Machines (TOMs), Add Value Machines (AVMs), and servers at both station and central levels supplied by different OEMs in last 20 years. This session aims to provide in-depth insights into the successful execution of this intricate upgrade, highlighting DMRC's proactive stance towards technological progress and its dedication to meeting the diverse preferences of its passengers. Join the session to learn more about these positive changes in metro travel!

Sajeev Maheshwari, Executive Director IT - Delhi Metro Corporation