SBI General Insurance has partnered with IntrCity RailYatri, the bus aggregator brand of the ticket booking company, to provide Domestic Travel Insurance to customers opting to commute through IntrCity RailYatri. This partnership will enable the domestic bus travelers to avail of complementary travel cover worth Rs. 5 Lacs along with their travel ticket. SBI General’s insurance will provide a wide variety of coverage including accidental death, permanent total disability, and medical evacuation through this partnership.
With the strong parentage of SBI, SBI General Insurance, is committed to carry forward the legacy of trust and security; and to become the first choice for every Indian’s general insurance needs.
Amar Joshi, Chief Business Officer (CBO), SBI General Insurance said that It is important to secure any kind of journey, and with insurance being plugged-in at the point of travel booking, it ensures a complete and safe travel package. He also added that they believe this partnership will also help increase the insurance penetration in India and ensure a safe travel experience for customers. Later he also added that Nowadays the impact of digitization has reached every aspect and every segment of the economy. So this has also seen penetration in domestic travel bookings.
Manish Rathi, CEO, IntrCity RailYatri said that Being the safety of our passengers is of utmost importance to them, SBI General’s Insurance solution matches our commitment to providing a safe, convenient, and reliable journey experience and it complements our other initiatives to create a comprehensive solution. He also added that Under this partnership, they have waived off travel premium charges to the traveler, which means every IntrCity SmartBus traveler gets complimentary travel insurance cover with the bus ticket.”