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General Travel
Feb 26 2016 (08:26)   12685/Chennai Central - Mangaluru Central SF Express (PT)

Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1749869            Tags   Past Edits
Everywhere Iam seeing 4 category of new trains but how many are announced under each category and under which routes? Its not clear why everyone is still plauding i dnt know. any other new trains announced?

Feb 27 2016 (13:12)
Waiting for PNBE BDTS Humsafar~   780 blog posts   42 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 1749869-1            Tags   Past Edits
No new trains announced in the budget.
4 new category trains will be started later, routes are not yet selected.

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Mar 03 2016 (12:46)
Raja lare Raja se Praja jaye jaan se~   1293 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 1749869-3            Tags   Past Edits
made my tejas express wishlist
General Travel
Feb 23 2016 (11:38)   VSKP/Visakhapatnam Junction (8 PFs)

Yuvraj Singh   69 blog posts
Entry# 1747045            Tags   Past Edits
Andhra pradesh se 2013 mein ek naya state nikla jo ki telangana hai isme hyderabad jane ki wajah se andhra pradesh me duronto rajdhani hat gayi jo ki telangana ki ho gayi
is baat se rail budget mein suresh prabhu andhra pradesh ko new trains de
mere demands hai fo A.P.
h.nizamuddin visakhapatnam ac duronto express
visakhapatnam rajdhani express
bandra terminus visakhapatnam garibrath express
new delhi vijaywada super fast express
cstm visakhapatnam ac superfast
agar ye train mein koi ek bhi start ho to andhra pradesh se kisi main country metropolis se connection ho jayega jo ap ke liye faydemand hai
thanks please give him green

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Feb 23 2016 (21:26)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1747045-25            Tags   Past Edits
bhai AP AC express is already there which has less occupancy. It should be rather converted as AP rajdhani and a new AP express with sleeper should be introduced for better occupancy.

Feb 23 2016 (21:32)
Half Girl friend   39184 blog posts   12706 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1747045-26            Tags   Past Edits
ap sl ok from where?
dont say vskp again

Feb 23 2016 (22:31)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1747045-27            Tags   Past Edits
From Ongole/Gudur passing BZA RJY VSKP VZM R NGP BPL NDLS. Route may be long but it will truly cover whole AP.

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★★  General Travel
Feb 14 2016 (17:48)   22415/Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express

Proud atheist~   4363 blog posts   37 correct pred (63% accurate)
Entry# 1738835            Tags   Past Edits
AP ACSF clicked by me at Jhansi..whenever I plan to do Some railfanning I always find this on that moment...what a coincidence..

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Feb 15 2016 (07:59)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1738835-3            Tags   Past Edits
I travelled in this train yesterday. Coaches alloted were LHB but defenitely not new ones. taps n pipes in toilets were not properly working

Feb 15 2016 (09:15)
Half Girl friend   39184 blog posts   12706 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1738835-4            Tags   Past Edits
so old coaches given to this train new gone to some other place
★★★  General Travel
Feb 11 2016 (02:49)   22416/Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express | VSKP/Visakhapatnam Junction (8 PFs)

Guest: 81eb314e   show all posts
Entry# 1735618            Tags   Past Edits
THE GREAT Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express inaugurated on Wed Aug 12, 2015 and now see it's coachs Pathetic Condition or Situation one side of train u will woe seeing otherside . e

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Feb 14 2016 (13:10)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1735618-10            Tags   Past Edits
Im currently travelling in this train. poor patronage in 2ac. 6 2ac coaches but y i dnt understand. I boarded at ramagundam and fully empty. 2 2ac compartments they have emptied to save ac and sent to other coaches still few are spread here n there. Train is hauled by wap7 with sharp pick up and deceleration. bt train is neglected after evry 30mins travel they are sidestepping it for 15mins atleast. I wish to see this LHB coach train as rajdhani in near future with better timings and patronage
Rail Budget
Feb 10 2016 (14:32)   22415/Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express | VSKP/Visakhapatnam Junction (8 PFs)

South East Coast Railway SECoR™   501 blog posts   449 correct pred (60% accurate)
Entry# 1735004            Tags   Past Edits
Visakhpatnam / Andhra Pradesh to get new Railway Zone in this budget.
PMO has given instructions to RB to form new railway zone through this year's budget according to report of Mittal committee.
So there are more chances that new zone will be created through political decision.
Hope this South (East) Coast Zone has complete WAT, BZA, GNT, GTL divisoins or atleast areas of
AP in those zones.
source: click here

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Feb 10 2016 (23:00)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1735004-3            Tags   Past Edits
that is true Guntakal division may be split and tirupati part may be merged with new zone as new zone is completely concentrated on coast line, i think even name would have coast like SEcor or Scoast. What ever may be this decision will surely be a great help for Vizagites. Immediate implementation I would think is daily train to Bangalore and Chennai

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Rail News
Commentary/Human InterestSCR/South Central  -  
Jan 08 2016 (06:59)   Railway zone should be in capital city, says Rayapati

rdb*^   129287 news posts
Entry# 1705263   News Entry# 253203         Tags   Past Edits
Narsaraopet MP Rayapati Sambasiva Rao said the proposed railway zone should be in the capital city like elsewhere in the country.
“It should be either at Vijayawada or at Guntur. There is a strong demand for it from Visakhapatnam. But, it is not a correct choice as it is prone to natural calamities,” he told media persons after the customary pre-railway budget meeting with South Central Railway General Manager Ravindra Gupta here on Thursday.
Rail connectivity
MP Jayadev Galla said he raised the issue of railway connectivity from the capital city (Amaravati) to metropolitan and other big cities in the country.
Things would hopefully move in the right direction, he asserted, adding that he did not walk out of the meeting to ensure that the all-important railway projects in capital region were not relegated to the background.
YSR Congress MPs Y.V. Subba Reddy (Ongole) and Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy (Nellore) said they had thanked the Ministry of Railways for giving a tangible shape to the Nadikudi-Srikalahasti line. They wanted it to be expedited to help speed up the development of Rayalaseema region.
Rajahmundry MP M. Murali Mohan said he requested the General Manager to make the second line on the arch (bowstring) bridge on the River Godavari at Rajahmundry operational to facilitate the stoppage of traffic on the rail-cum-road bridge for taking maintenance works. The issue was promised to be looked into.
Extension of Machilipatnam-Tirupati Express to Kadapa, speedy execution of Kadapa and Bangalore and Yerraguntla – Nandyal lines, provision of halt of at least one express train at Anaparthi in East Godavari district were among various issues raised by the MPs.
Vizag is not the right place for the zone as it is prone to natural calamities
Rayapati Sambasiva Rao
MP of Narsaraopet

Jan 08 2016 (20:17)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1705263-1            Tags   Past Edits
such a foolish talk. everything in capital zone again. make like another hyderabad, and y vizag cant be accepted because it is in coastal area. lol where is chennai mumbai Kolkata and Bubhneshwar

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General Travel
Jan 01 2016 (10:33)  

Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1697811            Tags   Past Edits
I have booked a tatkal ticket with wrong gender in irctc. Can anyone tell wat is the procedure to change

7 posts - Fri Jan 01, 2016

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Jan 01 2016 (11:52)
Guest: 45b6a022   show all posts
Re# 1697811-9            Tags   Past Edits
Contact Reservation office Immediately Or Before Chart Preparation And Get It Rectified....

Jan 01 2016 (11:53)
WDP 4D ET   1152 blog posts   407 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1697811-10            Tags   Past Edits
only the way is to cancel ticket or go PRS Counter along with your ticket and ID proof and change it ASAP

Jan 04 2016 (20:59)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1697811-11            Tags   Past Edits
Friends I tried changing gender in ticket. I went to DRM office to get permission from assistant commercial manager as directed by chief reservation officer. He denied as irctc tickets are not in their control. Somehow luckily I know one TTE he explained to concerned Godavari exp TTE and he allowed me to travel. There shoulld be some provision in IRCTC itself to change such things.

Jan 05 2016 (18:33)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1697811-12            Tags   Past Edits
Ohh no its tatkal

Jan 08 2016 (19:07)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1697811-13            Tags   Past Edits
Ohh no its tatkal
General Travel
Dec 29 2015 (21:07)   22416/Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express

Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1695624            Tags   Past Edits
On one side Air asia and Indigo are selling flight tickets starting at 2800/- who will purchase 2AC with 3000 and travel for 36 hrs. This should be converted as rajdhani/duronto with stops where in premium train services like food and cleanliness and speed should be provided. Moreover very less people will prefer 2 days journey.
General Travel
Dec 14 2015 (22:57)   22416/Andhra Pradesh AC SF Express

Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1679567            Tags   Past Edits
seems to be a big failure... many seats are vacant,need to convert this as rajdhani with shorter time and two nights and a day rather than two days and a night
General Travel
Sep 12 2015 (11:38)   02877/Visakhapatnam - Krishnarajapuram Suvidha Special

Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Entry# 1588493            Tags   Past Edits
Air asia is offering ticket at Rs. 1900/- evening departure. Who will prefer 3AC here. Tatkal fare must be removed for this train and should be made regular special. Still 112 3AC tickets pending

Sep 12 2015 (11:42)
IR no more Safe^~   21622 blog posts   97559 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1588493-1            Tags   Past Edits
now at Rs 1490

Sep 12 2015 (11:43)
यन्त्रविन्यासYantravinyas   19735 blog posts   427 correct pred (89% accurate)
Re# 1588493-2            Tags   Past Edits
Are you travel agent?

Sep 12 2015 (11:46)
Vijay railfan   916 blog posts   80 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 1588493-3            Tags   Past Edits
No. one week back I have checked one week back It was 1900. So good Air routes are eating railways in many major destinations
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