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Blog Posts by Ashwani Upadhyay
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Apr 24 2015 (21:20)  

Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Entry# 1441312            Tags   Past Edits
Dear fellow Members, can anyone tell me, what will be the process followed from now on, for introducing new trains????
General Travel
Apr 09 2015 (12:16)   12995-Slip/Mumbai Bandra Terminus - Ajmer SF Express

Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Entry# 1423046            Tags   Past Edits
I have booked my ticket for this train till Chittaurgarh as Confirmed tickets till Ajmer were not available. My Journey date is 10/04/2015.
Can I get a confirm seat from Chittaurgarh till Ajmer if I ask the TTE for one, during my Journey???

2 posts - Thu Apr 09, 2015

Apr 09 2015 (12:35)
Dipanshu   1244 blog posts   81 correct pred (64% accurate)
Re# 1423046-3            Tags   Past Edits
If vacant seat is available, he will charge you on-board and issue an extension ticket. If BDTS - Ajmer is 100 rs, BDTS - COR is 90 rs & COR - Ajmer is 30 rs, he will not charge 100-90 = 10, but rather u wud b charged 30 Rs as fresh ticket.

Apr 09 2015 (14:28)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1423046-4            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, I purposely booked ticket till COR, so atleast I get a confirmed seat till COR.

Apr 09 2015 (14:30)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1423046-5            Tags   Past Edits
Will it be wise to book a normal reservation ticket from COR to AII in the same train for further journey, even if it is in Waiting, instead of asking fr ticket on board from the TTE?

Apr 09 2015 (16:29)
Dipanshu   1244 blog posts   81 correct pred (64% accurate)
Re# 1423046-6            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, it will be a good idea, should be a PRS ticket though. Otherwise it will get cancelled if remained in WL on Chart preparation.
Already having a ticket will also give a good impression to the TTE, that this guy isnt without ticket (WT). He just couldnt get full reservation.
The flip side is - Technically you cant travel on a WL ticket in reserved compartment. He 'can' ask you to move to UR coach. But I guess he will not do that. If you can park yourself on some good co-passenger's
berth for the COR - AII stretch, you are good to go!

Apr 09 2015 (18:42)
Fan of 12479^~   77267 blog posts   5080 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1423046-7            Tags   Past Edits
okay . You have to change and go to ajmer portion
Ajmer portion gets 20-30% empty at COR ( sleeper ) . you will easily get empty seats .
General Travel
Mar 14 2015 (22:34)   09043/Mumbai Central - Jodhpur SpecialFare AC Special

Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Entry# 1396829            Tags   Past Edits
#admin, please update the time table of this train as per recent announcement from Western Railways

Mar 20 2015 (14:33)
ritzraj   556 blog posts
Re# 1396829-1            Tags   Past Edits
#admin, pls update the train name in hindi, it is reflecting as bgkt instead of jodhpur

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Mar 05 2015 (18:10)   IMG02160/♥♥Vaishno Devi Katra - Pune AC Suvidha Express♥♥

ArkChat921*^   128 img trains   120 popular
1598 green flags   59 red flags   12 green per Train
Entry# 1387432            Tags   Past Edits
Kindly Rate and Flag this train.
This is the return journey of IMG02159 Pune - Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Katra AC Premium ie. /train/30670/76/10091. This will be the first and only dedicated connectivity between Pune and Katra, touching Jammu and New Delhi. Will help to clear the immense summer time rush.
Comments and Suggestions are welcomed.

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Mar 05 2015 (20:21)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1387432-3            Tags   Past Edits
no need for rake reversal at manmad junction. Please observe this in map.

Mar 05 2015 (21:43)
ArkChat921*^   5904 blog posts   3430 correct pred (60% accurate)
Re# 1387432-4            Tags   Past Edits
I can make the reversal, or not. I have both the option open in MMR. I have taken the reversal option, becuse if i do the reversal then it will take lesser time to change the loco. Kindly observe the flag sir.

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Mar 05 2015 (23:34)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1387432-6            Tags   Past Edits
No need to take it to MMR region, Please check the map of Manmad Junction at this website itself, you will understand my point.

Mar 06 2015 (08:11)
ArkChat921*^   5904 blog posts   3430 correct pred (60% accurate)
Re# 1387432-7            Tags   Past Edits
Kindly explain sir, without taking it to MMR, how can i reach pune???

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General Travel
Feb 26 2015 (15:56)  

Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Entry# 1380500            Tags   Past Edits
Increasing ARP window to 120 days!!!! Worst decision ever..... Now it will become more difficult to get a confirmed ticket! Railway Touts must be having a big bash at the moment!!!!!

Feb 26 2015 (17:04)
Rail Fanning~   2519 blog posts
Re# 1380500-1            Tags   Past Edits
Too much of expectation was there from this minister...but did not expect this decision which will end up becoming beneficial for the touts

Feb 26 2015 (17:07)
Guest: 3b0eda04   show all posts
Re# 1380500-2            Tags   Past Edits
Joke of the millennium:-arp dalali khatm karne ke liye badhaya gya hai....bhai passengers to urgently hi travel karte hain haan dalal zarur pehle se ticket book kar lete hain..
★  Rail Budget
Feb 26 2015 (13:35)  

Venkat వెంకట్   13683 blog posts   13 correct pred (86% accurate)
Entry# 1380288            Tags   Past Edits
**** NEW TRAINS WILL BE ANNOUNCED********** before closing this session. So no need to worry.

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Feb 26 2015 (15:54)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1380288-10            Tags   Past Edits
Post in English or Hindi, dude!

Feb 26 2015 (16:36)
Finally TVC Mail gets LHB   9500 blog posts   497 correct pred (73% accurate)
Re# 1380288-11            Tags   Past Edits
its his wish sir , Regional languages are allowed here . If u dont understand kindly ask the member to translate. Even many people dont understand Hindi blogs too.
★  Rail Budget
Feb 10 2015 (17:20)  

AK84   2062 blog posts   2756 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 1365727            Tags   Past Edits
Wishlist for AC Expresses, which may be viable for IR:
1. Gorakhpur-Madgaon via Jhansi, Kalyan
2. Jodhpur-SVDK via Jaipur, Rewari
3. Lucknow-CSTM via Bhopal
4. Allahabad-SVDK via Kanpur, Ambala
Varanasi-Kochuveli via Nagpur, Chennai
6. Howrah-Ahmedabad via Nagpur, Surat
7. Rajkot-Chennai via Surat, Wardha
8. Pune-Gorakhpur via Allahabad, Varanasi
9. Huderabad-Jaipur via Jalgaon, Ahmedabad
10. Kochuveli-Dadar via Konkan route
11. Coimbatore-Howrah
12. Madurai-Kolkata Shalimar via Gudur
13. Trivendrum-SVDK via Kalyan, Bhusaval
14. Bangalore-Gorakhpur via Manmad, Lucknow
15. Patna-CSTM via Manikpur
16. Hatia-Bhuj via Bhopal
17. Howrah-SVDK via Lucknow
18. Nagpur-SVDK via Jhansi
19. Jodhpur-Amritsar via Degana, Ratangarh, Ludhiana
20. Velankanni-Hyderabad Kacheguda via Chennai
21. Gorakhpur - Jodhpur via Moradabad, Delhi
22. Amritsar - Yesvantpur via Jhansi, Manmad
23. Gorakhpur - Ahmedabad via Jaipur
Suggest some more....

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Feb 13 2015 (17:49)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1365727-15            Tags   Past Edits
Please add Jodhpur-Amritsar via Degana, Ratangarh, Ludhiana

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Feb 15 2015 (09:56)
AK84   2062 blog posts   2756 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1365727-17            Tags   Past Edits
19. Jodhpur-Amritsar via Degana, Ratangarh, Ludhiana.....Added to the list!!

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Nov 29 2014 (15:57)   IMG22293/♥♥Mumbai Central Bilaspur Express♥♥

IR RAILS On SAIL BHILAI TRACKS~   30 img trains   15 popular
156 green flags   26 red flags   5 green per Train
Entry# 1291017            Tags   Past Edits
Please Rate this Return Train from Mumbai Central to Bilaspur Junction, suggessions are welcome.

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Feb 13 2015 (18:07)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1291017-13            Tags   Past Edits
Add a halt at borivali, else there is no use running this train from Western Railway. Dadar pe halt deke matlab hi nahi hai. Dadar wale already Central Railway ki trains me jaa sakte hai. Give halt at Borivali and increase halt duration at Vasai. 10 Minutes me Rake Reversal not possible. Minimum 20 minutes lagta hai

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Feb 12 2015 (09:46)  

No More IMG Train till 6 Months~   2350 blog posts   583 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1367161            Tags   Past Edits
please rate this train kindly watch everything regarding this IMG train

Feb 12 2015 (12:03)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1367161-1            Tags   Past Edits
Please change the departure time from Mumbai and Arrival time at Agra. Why whould someone going to Gwalior or Agra, travel from this train, if he reaches his destination at such odd hours!! Keep arrival at Agra around 6-7 pm in the evening. and plan rest of the time table accordingly.
Also avg speed of 53 kmph is a bit slow. Try to speed it up a bit.

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Feb 07 2015 (17:31)   IMG19128/♥♥Punjab Express (Via Ahmedabad)♥♥ (PT)

No More IMG Train till 6 Months~   127 img trains   108 popular
967 green flags   45 red flags   7 green per Train
Entry# 1363070            Tags   Past Edits
WR/Western Railway

Feb 08 2015 (13:04)
Ashwani Upadhyay   101 blog posts
Re# 1363070-1            Tags   Past Edits
Give a little slack between Rewari & Marwar Junction. Especially between alwar and jaipur (150 kms in just 50 mins!!!)

Feb 11 2015 (18:29)
No More IMG Train till 6 Months~   2350 blog posts   583 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1363070-2            Tags   Past Edits
thnx bro.. as per your suggestion i've change my TT again...
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