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Blog Entry# 1856243  
Posted: May 20 2016 (18:59)

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Last Response: Feb 15 2017 (14:49)
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May 20 2016 (18:59)   12274/New Delhi - Howrah Duronto Express

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Recently took 12274 Duronto for Howrah. In Sleeper class during summer season, the main problem which most of the passengers faced was water bottles getting warm due to hot air blowing outside. Added to this, there were no arrangements of cold water in pantry car. It was also very difficult to get cold water in Kanpur station because many shops did not have cold/chilled water 7 train stops there for 5 minutes only. Finally, the cold water was available at Mughalsarai. Hence, to all the passengers who wish to take Howrah Duronto during summer season, I have following suggestions:
1. Preferably, take AC class.
For SL class, make arrangements of chilled water at NDLS itself. The non-stop service of train and extreme heat in UP will create problems.

Feb 15 2017 (11:10)
Saurabh®~   1374 blog posts   36 correct pred (67% accurate)
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ndls se water bottle le ke chade to wo garmi se khaul jayega kanpur pahuchte tak. cello cool camp 5 litre wala le ke chadhna padega ice le ke

Feb 15 2017 (13:54)
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Would you prefer that if you're traveling alone?

Feb 15 2017 (14:49)
Saurabh®~   1374 blog posts   36 correct pred (67% accurate)
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bhai majboori ka naam mahatma gandhi. As a railfan to bas hath me camera mobile travel karna best hota hai

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