Ministry of Railways has issued a press release dtd 03-February, 2012 in which they have listed list of valid proofs of identity to be produced in original during the course of on-board and off-board checking are as under: Please carry these documents to avoid harassment at hands of ticket checkers and you may even bribe them to get waiver and you know that bribe is not a good indication for growth.
Voter Photo identity card issued by Election Commission of India.
PAN card issued by Income Tax Department
Driving Licence issued by RTO
Photo identity card having serial number issued by Central/State Government.
Student Identity Card with photograph issued by recognized School/College for their students.
Nationalized Bank Passbook with photograph
Credit Cards issued by Banks with laminated photograph
Unique Identification Card “Aadhaar”