The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Cooperation Limited (IRCTC) website irctc.co.in and Android mobile phone app were down on the morning of Saturday, August 25 for about 1:30 hours. It was down on 11.00 AM when people were booking open Non-AC (Sleeper) tatkal ticket. The IRCTC users were facing the log-in problem in their accounts. The login service was disabled. The IRCTC official site displayed a downtime message which said,
DUE TO MAINTENANCE ACTIVITY E-TICKETING SERVICE IS NOT AVAILABLE. PLEASE TRY LATER.
— Venky (@venkatvignu) August 25, 2018
— Satheesh ( O +ve ) (@satheeshn13) August 25, 2018