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Apr 14 2016 (18:27)  
 

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1803358            Tags   Past Edits
This is regarding query on tatkal ticket. I booked a tatkal ticket and the status was WL23. After a few hours the status changed to 7 and finally it got confirmed. The rules says that confirmed tatkal tickets are not admissible for refund. So how did my improve from WL23 to WL7?
Regards
Melvin

  
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Apr 16 2016 (01:49)
Vinay Kumar~   15576 blog posts   361 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1803358-1            Tags   Past Edits
Kindly mention the train & stations booked along with Class for travel!!

  
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Apr 16 2016 (02:35)
12633 Kanyakumari SF express~   612 blog posts   25 correct pred (64% accurate)
Re# 1803358-2            Tags   Past Edits
Maybe the ppl booked via normal booking cancelled their tkts.. Or unused quota seats got filled.. Many poasibilities are there..

  
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Apr 17 2016 (14:50)
MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1803358-3            Tags   Past Edits
Attached herewith the snapshot of the ticket. Please note that the ticket was confirmed about ten hours before charting.
This is a mystery.
Even if people with confirmed tatkal cancel their tickets also, whether these many people will cancel? It is a mystery. Members can just share their feelings.

  
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Apr 22 2016 (21:40)
12633 Kanyakumari SF express~   612 blog posts   25 correct pred (64% accurate)
Re# 1803358-4            Tags   Past Edits
There is less possibility of ppl with confirmed tatkal tickets cancelling...as there is ZERO refund for cancelling confirmed tatkal tickets..
  
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Mar 20 2016 (19:40)  
 

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1773947            Tags   Past Edits
This is regarding query on break journey
I have a confirmed ticket in Train No. 16315 in 2-AC coach from SBC to KYJ (725 km). The train starts from SBC on December 1 at 17.00 hrs to reach KYJ at 07.00 hrs on December 2.
There is an intermediate station ERS, which the train will reach at 05.00 hrs on December 2. I wish to get down at ERS and board another daily train 16303 (starting at 05.30 hrs on December 2 from ERS) to reach a station called TRVL at 06.30
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hrs on December 2.
Do I have to purchase additional ticket from ERS on December 2 (up to TRVL) in order to travel in Train No. 16303 or can I use the same ticket which I purchased for Train No. 16315?
Note:
1. 16303 also goes to KYJ but I am getting down at TRVL which is well before KYJ.
2. Distance between SBC and ERS is 625 km.
3. Distance between ERS and TRVL is 86 km.
4. Ticket is purchased for 725 km while I want to travel only 622+86=711 km.
Can I perform this break journey? Please suggest.

  
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Mar 20 2016 (19:45)
BMTIR*^~   21351 blog posts   7438 correct pred (63% accurate)
Re# 1773947-1            Tags   Past Edits
Once you de-board from the train on which you have reserved a ticket, the ticket is not valid on any other train as the reservation is valid only on that particular train. So in this case you need to buy a seperate ticket for the section you are travelling

  
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Mar 20 2016 (19:52)
ERS WDM3A 16857R~   785 blog posts   24 correct pred (83% accurate)
Re# 1773947-2            Tags   Past Edits
I don't think so, you may need to buy an UR ticket from ERS to TRVL
  
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Dec 21 2015 (21:13)  
 

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1686300            Tags   Past Edits
If a train departs at 13.00 hrs from a station, how long back can I book reserved ticket from the reservation counter. I came across a news saying that we can book tickets prior to 30 minutes from departure. Is it applicable for counter booked tickets?
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Predictions: 3
confirm: 2
rac: 1
wl: 0
Journey: Fri Sep 11, 2015 @ 21:05
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A   |   Tot Seats: Avbl 65   |   Charting: < 18:00
Travel: KCG/Hyderabad Kacheguda   to   YPR/Yesvantpur Junction   |   666 km / 666 km
17603/Prashanti Nilayam Express
Entry# 1587996

Posted by: MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
PNR: 421-xxxxxxx   |   Similar PNRs
Posted Status as of: Sep 11 2015 (17:14)
Passenger 1: RAC 8 (Booking Status: W/L 13,GNWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 1 (Booking Status: W/L 14,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared

Please analyze this PNR, and predict the final Charting Status. Thanks.

Latest Status as of: Sep 11 2015 (18:14)
Passenger 1: RB2 47/Coach Position:14 (Booking Status: W/L 13,GNWL)
Passenger 2: RB2 47/Coach Position:14 (Booking Status: W/L 14,GNWL)
Chart PREPARED

  
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Sep 11 2015 (17:24)
DJ™^~   15470 blog posts   185411 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1587996-1            Tags   Past Edits
#racallocation is 8 in 3A from end to end
Latest Status as of: Today (5:12PM)
Passenger 1: RAC 8 (Booking Status: W/L 13,GNWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 1 (Booking Status: W/L 14,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared
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Jun 24 2015 (12:21)
SRG*^~   35572 blog posts   169352 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 1517820-1            Tags   Past Edits
  
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May 13 2014 (06:19)   22607/Ernakulam - KSR Bengaluru Weekly SF Express (PT)

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1094874            Tags   Past Edits
Train reaches on time at Bangalore. Stinking of toilets are felt as far as the third partition from it. Berths are not clean.

  
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Feb 09 2015 (12:06)
Emin   48 blog posts   200 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1094874-1            Tags   Past Edits
True. I travelled in this train yesterday from ERS to SBC in S2 sleeper coach (2004 make). Coach was not clean even from starting station ERS. Small mice were running under the seats many times during the journey and lot of coachroaches were also there at floor.

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Feb 05 2015 (08:20)  
 

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1360539            Tags   Past Edits
Of late, I came across “PT” for some trains
12864/Yesvantpur-Howrah SF Express (PT)
12658/Bangalore-Chennai Mail (PT)
16315/Bengaluru City-Kochuveli Express (PT)
What does “PT” mean?

  
Feb 05 2015 (08:24)
Guest: 7fd31b43   show all posts
Re# 1360539-1            Tags   Past Edits
These trains have a premium tatkal quota with dynamic pricing scheme that increases as accommodation increases

  
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Feb 05 2015 (08:27)
Prakash   7961 blog posts   1224 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1360539-2            Tags   Past Edits
Premium Tatkal booking is available for those particular trains.
TRIP HAS ENDED.
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Jan 07 2015 (12:04)
DJ™^~   15470 blog posts   185411 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1333021-1            Tags   Past Edits
#racallocation is 4 in 2A from TVC-CLT
Latest Status as of: Today (12:02PM) Refresh Status
Passenger 1: RAC 4 (Booking Status: RAC 4,GNWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 1 (Booking Status: W/L 1,GNWL)
Passenger 3:
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Waitlist# 2 (Booking Status: W/L 2,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared
  
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Oct 18 2014 (08:28)  
 

MELKO   20 blog posts   114 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1248958            Tags   Past Edits
Approximate fare collection in Train 16315/16316
TRIP HAS ENDED.
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Sep 01 2014 (10:37)
Emin   48 blog posts   200 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1160178-1            Tags   Past Edits
Confirmed tickets available for 02658/Trivandrum - Bangalore Cantt.Premium Special on the same day. Reference - /train/seats/23137/59/996
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