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Predictions: 6
confirm: 3
rac: 2
wl: 1
Journey: Sat Feb 11, 2012 @ 23:05
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A   |   Tot Seats: Avbl 391   |   Charting: < 19:00
Travel: LTT/Lokmanya Tilak Terminus   to   SC/Secunderabad Junction   |   769 km / 769 km
12219/Mumbai LTT - Secunderabad AC Duronto Express
Entry# 347497

Posted by: venkat katragadda   36 blog posts   24 correct pred (75% accurate)
PNR: 816-xxxxxxx   |   Similar PNRs
Posted Status as of: Feb 11 2012 (10:45)
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 28 (Booking Status: W/L 136,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared

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

Latest Status as of: Feb 11 2012 (20:42)
Passenger 1: RB7 55/Coach Position:7 (Booking Status: W/L 136,GNWL)
Nov 30 2009 (09:04)   12951/Mumbai Central - New Delhi Rajdhani Express

Guest: 3e9aa2fe   show all posts
Entry# 14936            Tags   Past Edits
For Mr.venkat katragadda to commute during peak hours () from Borivli to BCT as mentioned by him, is he not aware that the Rajdhani leaves BCT at 16:30 hrs ? So, for travel from Borivli say at 15:00 hrs to catch the train at 16:30, where is the question of peak time ? Or, is any time peak for him ?

Nov 30 2009 (09:29)
venkat katragadda   36 blog posts   24 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 14936-1            Tags   Past Edits
To Bloger at 9:12 AM;
It would be beter for the you to travel with luggage at that perticular time. In Westren suburb, no offpeak time espeially between Borivili and Mumbai Central.

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Nov 27 2009 (10:10)  

Guest: 3e66d37e   show all posts
Entry# 14740            Tags   Past Edits
holiday special trains are not shown on the site. this is to be introduced for the convenience of information. a separate button/link/tab may be added to the site so that it lists availability of trains and seats during holidays. information as to when such trains will be operational etc. may also be mentioned.

Nov 27 2009 (11:28)
venkat katragadda   36 blog posts   24 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 14740-1            Tags   Past Edits
You can see the information in special trains section inside trains menu of You can get the schedule of a perticular special train also in the same section.
Nov 26 2009 (23:08)   12908/Maharashtra Sampark Kranti Express

Guest: 45b1a0e2   show all posts
Entry# 14729            Tags   Past Edits
dear I have told u on change reservation qouta whenever I am clicking on options like general or tatkal or defence automatically options hides whenever I click on these options and it is not giving me an appropriate answer you try yourself by going on change reservation qouta and enter any option no option is giving any appropriate answer

Nov 27 2009 (10:29)
venkat katragadda   36 blog posts   24 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 14729-1            Tags   Past Edits
Just type first two letters are wait for pull down options n then choose. This is happening recently and I hope this problem will be reloved soon.
For ex: if you want to change from general to Tatkal, type :t so that options will appear on the screen n then select the tatkal option. Hope this helps.

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Nov 17 2009 (17:02)   11041/Mumbai CST - Chennai Central Express (PT)

Guest: 46a299fa   show all posts
Entry# 14021            Tags   Past Edits
I would like to travel from Mumbai to Chennai around the 8th of January 2010. I'm a French tourist arriving in India the 4th of January. How can I book my train ticket in advance. Is it possible from internet?
Thank you very much for your answer.

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Nov 27 2009 (09:47)
venkat katragadda   36 blog posts   24 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 14021-4            Tags   Past Edits
You can get a confirmed ticket in current reservation also under Forign Tourist Quota based on availability even for the same day just before chart preparation. There is a special counter for this category in Mumbai CSTM reservation complex. You need to show your passport as proof. Most of this type of quota is not availed especially for this train (2 berths in 2AC sleeper and 4 Berths in normal Sleeper.
Alternatively you can ask your travel agent to book through either Yatra/cleartrip where they can process the requests on phone also.
credit card payments, Cards issues in India only accepted at IRCTC and other websites.
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