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Posted: Oct 30 2016 (22:00)

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Oct 30 2016 (21:52)   Hint of EMU trains from Pune to Daund
 

Cheetah*^~   91 news posts
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PIMPRI CHINCHWAD: EMU trains can be a reality on the Lonavla-Pune-Daund route, provided the railways declare the Pune-Daund section a suburban area.
Divisional railway manager of Pune B K Dadabhoy said at a meeting of the railway users' committee on Thursday there was a proposal for running suburban local trains on the Lonavla-Pune-Daund section. Officials stressed if the railways announced the Pune-Daund section was a suburban area, the Pune division of the Central Railways could work on the proposal of running EMU trains.
EMU (electric multiple unit) trains can now run between Pune
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and Daund because the Rail Vikas Nigam Limited has completed the electrification work in the Pune-Daund-Bhigwan (102km) section. All trains are running on electric power now on this route now.
A total of 40 pairs of EMU trains run on the Pune-Lonavla route. There has been a long pending demand to run local trains in the Lonavla-Pune-Daund section. At present, local trains in the Pune-Daund section run on diesel engines.
Unlike diesel engine operated local trains which run at a slow speed, the EMU trains are much faster. On the Pune-Lonavla route (64kms), the EMU train takes 90 minutes. The same speed can be attained on the 76km Pune-Daund section. Express trains on Pune-Daund section takes about 70 minutes with a diesel locomotive. The time taken is likely to go down with the introduction of electric locomotives.

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Oct 30 2016 (22:07)
Cheetah*^~   15169 blog posts   54753 correct pred (63% accurate)
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By March 2017 !!

  
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Oct 31 2016 (10:30)
srinivasvasanthi   3633 blog posts   13 correct pred (50% accurate)
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Lonavala - Pune- Daund MEMU introduced is a welcome move.Moreover the Pune 6 th platforms have to be made as home platform for the convenience of the season ticket holders and public .
Some of the Daund - Pune - Lonavala MEMU have to be extended to Kalyan /Panvel,So as to reduce the commuters heavy rushes in the long distance expresses sleeper class coaches.

  
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Nov 01 2016 (09:18)
Rail Fanning~   2584 blog posts
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Will there be significant time change between Pune-Daund if the trains start running with elec engines ?.............Not sure if the time will be changed for all trains

  
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Nov 01 2016 (09:32)
Har har mahadev*^~   6220 blog posts   4665 correct pred (61% accurate)
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Not much change in timing :)

  
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Nov 01 2016 (20:57)
Daund Lonavla Local Soon^~   895 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)
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The extension of MEMU from Lonavala to Kalyan/Panvel may be difficult due to steep gradient in Lonavala-Karjat Ghat section.
Trains from Karjat to Lonavala needs at least 2 bankers.

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