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Oct 30 2011 (01:00)   12519/Mumbai LTT - Kamakhya AC Express
 

vaiddya   3 blog posts
Entry# 269370            Tags   Past Edits
I traveled by this train on 28th Oct ex Madgaon to Pune. I traveled in AC 3 Tier. A few observations:
1) The AC compartments of this train have rats in them.
2) Toilets were not well cleaned
3) No Pantry Car is a big trouble
4)
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None of the night lamps in the compartments were working .. so there was a state complete darkness thru the compartment
5) The train stopped at numerous places on Konkan Rail Track .. since I kept awake for several reasons, I counted for how much time did the train stop when it was not on any platform or it was on an unscheduled station. The total amount of such stoppages comes to FIVE HOURS !!!!!
6) The train reached Pune station at 9.40 am (which is 30 min BEFORE the scheduled arrival)
7) The timetable of this train and its clashes with other trains on KR track need a serious REVIEW >> PLEASE!!!!!

6 posts - Sun Oct 30, 2011

  
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Oct 30 2011 (23:32)
Pained to know Boeing 777 landcrashed~   23273 blog posts   21097 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 269370-8            Tags   Past Edits
This is how all the trains in Indian Railways work.But u've to enjoy ur journey compromising all the facts.I'll give a small example of 15902 Dibrugarh Yesvantpur Exp,which covers a distance of 3,578 km in almost 68 hrs.(which should take around 42 hrs including stoppages count & if runs @ flat 100 kmph).I've experience of several times journey from Stg Pt to destination & its taking literally 26 hrs more (almost a day extra).But I dont complain about that because I felt the journey enjoyable.:-)

  
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Oct 31 2011 (11:10)
shabmen   383 blog posts   184 correct pred (69% accurate)
Re# 269370-9            Tags   Past Edits
the timing you are stating is Monsoon timing. Come November 1st the timing changes and there is hardly any buffer time on this train.

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Oct 31 2011 (14:09)
Akshay*^   3166 blog posts   802 correct pred (73% accurate)
Re# 269370-11            Tags   Past Edits
yes sir it is very ridiculous for a train to stop so long for crossing.but even i feel that this is the best train connecting konkan and pune.

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Nov 01 2011 (23:07)
rangcharylutk*^~   3051 blog posts   11718 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 269370-17            Tags   Past Edits
now a days ac trains equipped with rats and mouses..they are getting enough food so why they leave the cheese??

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Nov 15 2011 (14:36)
rahulvijayev   18 blog posts   18 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 269370-25            Tags   Past Edits
this train is far better to any other train with its awesome speed and punctuality...check its time table between mangalore and madgaon...i have travelled in it many times...literally,the train "flies"!!!!
  
Predictions: 14
confirm: 4
rac: 0
wl: 10
Journey: Fri Oct 28, 2011
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A
Travel: MAO/Madgaon Junction   to   PUNE/Pune Junction
12519/Mumbai LTT - Kamakhya AC Express
Entry# 253806
 

Posted by: vaiddya   3 blog posts
PNR: 433-xxxxxxx (E-Ticket)   |   Similar PNRs
Posted Status as of: Oct 09 2011 (22:28)
From: Madgaon Junction/MAO
To: Pune Junction/PUNE
Date of Journey: Fri Oct 28, 2011 @ 18:30
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 17 (Booking Status: W/L 20,PQWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 18 (Booking Status: W/L 21,PQWL)
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Latest Status as of: Oct 27 2011 (15:01)
Passenger 1: Can/Mod (Booking Status: W/L 20,PQWL)
Passenger 2: Can/Mod (Booking Status: W/L 21,PQWL)
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Predictions: 15
confirm: 3
rac: 0
wl: 12
Journey: Sun Oct 23, 2011
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A
Travel: PUNE/Pune Junction   to   MAO/Madgaon Junction
12520/Kamakhya - Mumbai LTT AC Express (PT)
Entry# 253805
 

Posted by: vaiddya   3 blog posts
PNR: 854-xxxxxxx (E-Ticket)   |   Similar PNRs
Posted Status as of: Oct 09 2011 (22:26)
From: Pune Junction/PUNE
To: Madgaon Junction/MAO
Date of Journey: Sun Oct 23, 2011 @ 18:45
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 29 (Booking Status: W/L 29,PQWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 30 (Booking Status: W/L 30,PQWL)
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Latest Status as of: Oct 23 2011 (15:31)
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 8 (Booking Status: W/L 29,PQWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 9 (Booking Status: W/L 30,PQWL)
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