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Jul 30 2012 (18:38)   16528/Kannur - Yesvantpur (Via Salem) Express
 

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Slowing down Kannur-YPR Train 16528
This is with slowing down Train No. 16528 from Kannur-Yesvanthpur. The earlier arrival time at YPR was 7:15AM, this has been now changed to 7:55AM.
I have been travelling in this time from quite a while and these days its frustrating, reason being the train arrives just before Banswadi station by 6:10AM and from there the endless wait starts. The train just does not get the clearance owing that its arrival time at YPR is at 7:55AM and thus crawls to YPR allowing the other onward trains
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such as the YPR-Hosur passenger etc to pass through and fiinally reaches YPR.
It takes around 2 hours to just travel approx. 15 kms.. and this is just frustrating.
Wondering why was this change done...

  
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Aug 13 2012 (10:56)
Hareesh Mangalam*^~   3846 blog posts   43015 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Yes, it is very much frustrating to tell the least.
I was travelling in this train today and it had reached BAND around 6.05 and was made to wait for about 30 minutes before allowed to enter the platform at BAND, where it was made to wait for another 15 minutes to allow YPR-HSRA passenger to pass.
Then, just after passing HEB, it was made to wait for another 30 minutes to allow YPR-TPTY Fast passenger to pass.
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reason for slowing-down this train could be speeding up of 12863, which arrives YPR @ 7.15, which earlier was arriving @ 7.55.
Due to all these, there is no platforms available at YPR and the passengers of this train are the ones badly affected.
I had started to look at 16525 as alternate option. But only problem is that you should book exactly on the date booking opens for a journey on a sunday.
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