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Blog Entry# 902872  
Posted: Nov 11 2013 (13:10)

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Last Response: Nov 11 2013 (14:08)
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Nov 11 2013 (13:10)   RN/Ratnagiri (3 PFs)

Konkan Railway*^~   13536 blog posts   12343 correct pred (64% accurate)
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Make sure to taste the famous mangoes of Ratnagiri during summer. The Konkan region is known for its quality and tasty Alphonso Mangoes grown in Devgad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg etc. Also equally mouth savoring are the Jackfruits that one must definitely try.

Nov 11 2013 (13:36)
Kishor*^~   4569 blog posts   123 correct pred (62% accurate)
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Do they sell on station stalls ? or private vendors?
Once passing through this station, halted for a while, but the quality mangoes , as available in market stalls, could not be found.
Still , to accord justice to this suggestion, will try once.
I have heard that most mangoes find way out of India, towards UK, UAE, USA ... where farmers
( middlemen ) get good price...

Nov 11 2013 (13:39)
Soumitra Chawathe*^~   30224 blog posts   98197 correct pred (71% accurate)
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Yes mangoes are exported, but atleast here we get to eat good quality Ratnagiri and Deogad Alphonso (Haapus) Mangoes.

Nov 11 2013 (14:08)
Konkan Railway*^~   13536 blog posts   12343 correct pred (64% accurate)
Re# 902872-3            Tags   Past Edits
Usually depends on the time of train arrival...I have noticed them at stations though rarely... The main city market is the ideal place...

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