This is Something Big (Because it’s Money matter) if the Ticket was loss purchased from Railway Counter.
Recommended: Buy Ticket from IRCTC Website, Yes it’s little more amount as compared with window ticket but there is no matter of care Hard Copies.
Yes It’s True and Supposed your Loss Ticket Was E-Ticket then No Problem, Just Show the SMS to TTE which you have received after Booking from IRCTC.
Also you Can show E Ticket Soft Copy to TTE on your Electronic Device Else TTE Can Charge Rs 40 Only for not carrying Printout.
For I-Ticket or Counter Ticket:
It is simple to get duplicate window ticket towards lost window ticket.
0. Go to reservation window
1. Write application in the name of station master
2′ Application in duplicate
3. Write PNR, From, To, Train No., Passenger names, age, sex,
4. Attach copy of ID proof and address
5. Address & proof should be of same, which was used to book ticket.
6. Carry original ID and address proof for verification
7. Pay INR 50 per passenger.
8. Smile and it’s done…
Charges If you are applying for duplicate ticket before chart preparation:
For confirmed or RAC tickets-
If your journey distance is less than 500km then 25% of total amount will be charged.
If your journey distance is more than 500km then 10% of total amount will be charged subject to a minimum of 25% of total fare.
There are some fixed charges irrespective of the journey distance for Rajdhani Express and Shatabdi Express trains, 25% of total fare will be charged for getting the duplicate ticket.
This 10% or 25% of fare collected will be refunded from the counters at destination stations after completion of your journey.
Charges If you are applying for duplicate ticket after chart preparation:
50% of total fare will be deducted as charges.
No duplicate ticket will be issued in case of lost RAC tickets.
No duplicate ticket is issued against Wait List lost/torn/mutilated tickets.