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Blog Entry# 2079176  
Posted: Dec 03 2016 (13:35)

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Last Response: Dec 05 2016 (04:04)
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Dec 03 2016 (13:35)   12658/KSR Bengaluru City - Chennai Central Mail (PT) | PVM/Pattaravakkam (2 PFs) | RPM/WAP-7/30411

Tamilnaduexp~   147 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
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When The Sleeper Killer Decided to Run Behind Shatabadi.. :)
Video : click here

2 posts - Sat Dec 03, 2016

Dec 03 2016 (19:39)
Aditya Siddharth   8891 blog posts   9853 correct pred (85% accurate)
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Its 30410. Sleep killer did SBC MAS in flat 5 hrs chasing Shatabdi all the way.

Dec 03 2016 (21:06)
Guest: 346eb58a   show all posts
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Arguablly the oldest train in service in IR _/\_

Dec 05 2016 (01:14)
Tamilnaduexp~   147 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
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Finally someone tells that :D
Ah that feel :)
Royapuram Bangalore CANT it rain If i remember it right :) first run

Dec 05 2016 (01:14)
Tamilnaduexp~   147 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
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yes 410 not able to change it in IRI . SO i left it :)

Dec 05 2016 (04:04)
A good day ahead~   2313 blog posts
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The oldest unchanged service in IR ( sharing the title with 12609/10 MAS-SBC intercity)! MAS-MAQ One mail (12601/02 ) is the grand-daddy of all trains, RPM-Beypore overnight express, started around 1860! But it was extended, train name changed etc many times, so it is missed out usually.
Mail was originally a JTJ-BNC link express connecting to the MAS-Beypore express at JTJ. ( It was still a Chennai-Bangalore train, but the passengers had to transfer to a separate rake at JTJ as locos at that time could not haul very long rakes to accommodate slip coaches). In a short time though, it became an actual slip service connecting to the Beypore mail at JTJ. It used to take almost
6 hours for the JTJ-BNC stretch! And it had halts at Kuppam, Kolar road ( probably Bangarpet), Malur and Kadugodi ( now Whitefield) and skipped K.R.Puram.

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