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Blog Posts by ravikumar.g17
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General Travel
Aug 31 2016 (16:16)   11074/Chennai Central - Mumbai LTT Weekly Express

ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Entry# 1977313            Tags   Past Edits
Recently I travelled by 11074 from HX to Pune. At HX it came 10 mins before time. It is good to see that this train has 13 SL coaches, which I do think any other train has running between Chennai and Mumbai.
My coach was S3, and it was very old coach, most of the seats were in very bad state. The upper sky blue cover of the seats were all removed, and the inner cloth was visible.
The running of the train was very good.
noise level also was high during the running.
It reached Pune 20 mins before time.
It will be really good if the frequency can be increased as other trains in this section are mostly full at all times irrespective of what time of the year and difficult to get the reservation.

Aug 31 2016 (16:18)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 1977313-1            Tags   Past Edits
Another point I want to mention is that the charging points were not working. Only one charging point was working and that was near my seat. All of them were requesting me to use the charging point.
General Travel
Aug 31 2015 (14:42)  

ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Entry# 1578581            Tags   Past Edits
Request you to kindly provide phone number for Bhopal Railway Station Station master.
I want to donate for a set of chairs for the station.
General Travel
Dec 29 2014 (14:42)   17221/Kakinada Port - Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express (PT)

ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Entry# 1323745            Tags   Past Edits
A lot of slack time is given between Nalgonda and Secunderabad. Recently I traveled from BZA to Pune. It took 8.5 hrs to travel from BZA to SC and mostly between Nalgonda and Moula Ali, the train is stopped for almost 1 and 1.5 hrs. I saw some couple of express trains overtaking this train at some unknown station after Nalgonda. If this train gets precedence then the time can be reduced by 2 hrs I believe. And to my surprise the train reached Pune ontime at 8:00 AM.
So after Secunderabad, the train moves really well towards LTT.

Dec 29 2014 (14:46)
Guest: 52ad9ac6   show all posts
Re# 1323745-1            Tags   Past Edits
Is this train OT by other train before Bibinagar or this train sopped for crossings in oposite direction.
Slack is more agree,but just before your train JB exp will be running which will regularly arrive SC after 7.30 due to some reasons and controlling.
From SC it has preferrence and shares slot similar to LTT Drnt for some time towards Pune
I hope
it must start late from CCT and should reach same time to SC.
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Tushar Gaur   1641 news posts
Entry# 1320276   News Entry# 206360         Tags   Past Edits

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Dec 26 2014 (12:30)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 1320276-9            Tags   Past Edits
The link is working, I posted one of the suggestion and it got posted successfully. I also got an email confirmation for the post.

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General Travel
Dec 26 2014 (11:50)  

ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Entry# 1320612            Tags   Past Edits
Mumbai Guntur Express

Dec 26 2014 (12:07)
Prakash   7956 blog posts   1223 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1320612-1            Tags   Past Edits
What is your query sir?
General Travel
Aug 07 2014 (19:26)   11041/Mumbai CST - Chennai Central Express (PT)

ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Entry# 1181005            Tags   Past Edits
This train should have additional 2 to 3 SL added. Its always full.

Aug 07 2014 (19:28)
१२५५९ शिवगंगा सुपरफास्ट एक्सप्रेस १२५६०*^~   7537 blog posts   4591 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 1181005-1            Tags   Past Edits
it has rsa with mail both have very short rake of 18 coaches in that also one is full rms coach

Aug 07 2014 (19:42)
srijit79~   202 blog posts
Re# 1181005-2            Tags   Past Edits
A new Daily SF is urgently required in this sector ....early morning from Mumbai reaching Chennai early morning........

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General Travel
Jul 01 2013 (22:21)   22819/Bhubaneswar - Visakhapatnam SF InterCity Express

NO 1 ZONE OF IR IS SOUTH CENTRAL RAILWAY   39 blog posts   142 correct pred (92% accurate)
Entry# 797934            Tags   Past Edits
Begumpet halt should be given once it become daily. SCR officials should consider of it.

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Jul 04 2013 (20:28)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 797934-36            Tags   Past Edits
This train was the fastest train between SC and BZA section. It used to cover within 5 and half hrs. There were many commuters for the same reason. We will be losing a very good train now. Its really very disappointing.
General Travel
Jul 01 2013 (10:05)   22819/Bhubaneswar - Visakhapatnam SF InterCity Express

DD DISLODGED BBSKJM SLOT~   6154 blog posts
Entry# 797215            Tags   Past Edits
Never ever expected such humiliating degradation of a super fast express into an ordinary of most the successful train.
Big joke and experimentation of halt at Moulali to make it a super crawler..
Demand for stoppage of converting unofficial halts to official halts at Moulali will grow very soon.

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Jul 01 2013 (15:11)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 797215-6            Tags   Past Edits
I used to take this train from Pune to BZA and also in return. I was happy with the daily announcement, but I am very disappointed with the timings. I think the train will go mostly empty from Pune now.

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Jul 01 2013 (15:29)
hemanth   2485 blog posts   578 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 797215-10            Tags   Past Edits
I think pune people will not use this train like how they used to as very odd timings there.There are so many people who are terribly disappointed with the schedule all were expecting It to rach 15 mins early or 15 minutes late but this schocker schoked them all

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Jul 01 2013 (15:40)
Venkat వెంకట్~   13683 blog posts   13 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 797215-12            Tags   Past Edits
Ravi Kumar pune telugu association ni consult cheyyadi. Inka manaki time vundhi idhi change cheyyadaniki.

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Feb 24 2012 (14:51)   12026/Secunderabad - Pune Shatabdi Express

Guest: 7df1ef2a   show all posts
Entry# 357011            Tags   Past Edits
for 26/02 - from gulberga to pune - general quota w/l 20 and tatkal available 112 shall i go ahead and reserve or should not venture? pl guide

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Feb 24 2012 (15:12)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 357011-3            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, go for general quota

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Jan 23 2012 (19:21)   22820/Visakhapatnam - Bhubaneswar Intercity Express | KYN/Kalyan Junction (8 PFs)

Guest: 7fcb34b3   show all posts
Entry# 334068            Tags   Past Edits
very good. good time maintenance. should give stoop on either kalyan or thane. should have pantry car .if provided thease things it's better than konark express

Feb 03 2012 (20:15)
ravikumar.g17   11 blog posts
Re# 334068-1            Tags   Past Edits
If pantry is made available and if this train is made daily then it will be a very good train for people going to Kazipet/Vijayawada and further till Vishakapatnam.
Also I have observed problem of water not being filled.

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Feb 03 2012 (20:19)
Guest: 795d062a   show all posts
Re# 334068-3            Tags   Past Edits
Ya this train is a good contender for frequency increase. Lets hope it will happen in this year budget.

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