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Railway reservation Senior Citizen Quota is provided to senior citizens. In actual there is a combined quota named "SS Quota" under which senior citizens can avail senior citizen quota with indian railways.
The senior citizen quota provides lower berth to senior citizens. All trains have earmarked two berths for senior citizens travelling alone.
SS Quota is Combined quota and it is not a concession. Senior citizens booking ticket should avail concession as provided by Indian Railway for their benefits. Still senior citizen quota (SS) will be available to book by senior citizen Male / Female even after concession on booked ticket.
Senior Citizen quota is also available to book ticket online on IRCTC. Senior citizens need to select the option available while booking ticket online.