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Blog Entry# 105824  
Posted: Feb 05 2011 (11:41AM)

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Feb 05 2011 (11:41AM)   12245/Howrah-Yesvantpur Duronto Express        
 

Dipyaman Basu**   33296 blog posts   204543 correct pred (71% accurate)  
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In continuation to
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Have just started my return journey.
Train is moving at a medium speed...
Everyone's sleepin in my cabin except me doin some laptopping.. :P
Have been greeter with a rose and 2 bottles of water.. :)

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All cookable items are made in the pantry car for 1AC Passengers while for other classes, food items are generally boarded from TECH halts.

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Obviously NOT otherwise there would not be any manual upgradation from 2AC to 1Ac while on 2246 to HWH.
Very few Rly Employees wishes to upgrade their resv(First Class Pass) with money!!!!

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Lol..U r correct! Somehow I like this Duronto and especially its first class!
My only issue was my exams had ended on last Monday! And my Classes are gonna start from today!
So if you consider, it is just 6 days holiday! If I spend (2+2=4 days) in a train just to travel, how much time am I gonna spend at home? And this time gap is exactly the same in almost all of the holidays I get (after every 4-5 months).
That was the sole reason I had when I wrote I wish to take flight from the next time!

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umm then i think u can easily get a flight for this 1AC money ...
So u r train reached early yesterday ?

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when you travel next time in Duronto pls do not discontinue your commentary regarding food service. It will get an overall idea about the food served on Duronto. How clean is Duronto compartments. Whether ticket less passengers are available on this train [bugs, cockroaches, rats etc.] as I have noticed in some long distance trains with pantry car.

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I did however heard some rumours about rats in my adjacent cabins during both of my journey's. Luckily there weren't any in mine! :)

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No Sir. The Train was late by half an hour! :(

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