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Blog Posts by Sanjay Venkat
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Dec 30 2013 (20:26)   MDU/Madurai Junction (6 PFs)

Bangalore to Kacheguda via kurnool Doubling~   2533 blog posts   2500 correct pred (76% accurate)
Entry# 950635            Tags   Past Edits
Engine which runs with bio diesel spotted at Madurai
Yesterday I saw only 5 platforms at MDU

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Jan 05 2014 (21:49)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 950635-18            Tags   Past Edits
u stop makin us fools k. any guy can tell it's a diesel shunter with a wappie in the back. nd if ir makes locos like this only fr pass nd frt use
General Travel
Nov 06 2013 (20:24)   BNC/Bengaluru Cantt. (Bangalore) (4 PFs)

Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Entry# 898317            Tags   Past Edits
saw very interesting thing on nov-1. a wam-4 was pulling a failed goc-wdm-3. the train was i think ypr-ers exp or something.

Nov 06 2013 (22:05)
Kuppam KSR Bengaluru New Memu From January 16   2387 blog posts
Re# 898317-1            Tags   Past Edits

Nov 07 2013 (21:25)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 898317-2            Tags   Past Edits
why? are u saying it was the ypr-hwh express

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Nov 09 2013 (23:10)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 898317-4            Tags   Past Edits
sorry. i forgot. then sbc-ers

Nov 10 2013 (00:19)
Kuppam KSR Bengaluru New Memu From January 16   2387 blog posts
Re# 898317-5            Tags   Past Edits
its ok

Nov 10 2013 (21:23)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 898317-6            Tags   Past Edits
then sbc-ers.
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Oct 10 2013 (21:18)   11021/Dadar - Tirunelveli Chalukya Express (PT) | BAND/Banaswadi (3 PFs)

Harris Kiran*^~   5327 blog posts   349 correct pred (66% accurate)
Entry# 873805            Tags   Past Edits
Wonder if she was a Super woman or some Professional Stunt maker !!! Phew.. I was stunned for a second the woman crosses over the rails so casually as if there is nothing coming in front of her while the ALCO is madly honking from a distance !! She was not even hurrying or rushing !

Either she was deaf or must be wearing her hands free on !! How ever it was just pure luck that saved her !
Train : Tirunelveli - Mumbai Dadar Chalukya Express heading towards Yesvantpur .
Loco : 16803 ERODE WDM-2
Location : Nagwar, Bangalore.

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Oct 18 2013 (12:17)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 873805-22            Tags   Past Edits
WHY'S the color of the loco different in photo and video?

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Sep 21 2013 (00:39)   06543/Yesvantpur - Coimbatore Special | YPR/Yesvantpur Junction (6 PFs)

Kuppam KSR Bengaluru New Memu From January 16   2387 blog posts
Entry# 856839            Tags   Past Edits
SWR is neither introducing 16565/66 YPR-MAQ nor introducing 06543/44 YPR-ERS spl, for this pooja season.Simply the rakes of 12539/40 YPR-LKO r lying idle @ Yesvantpur yard....

Sep 29 2013 (12:29)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 856839-1            Tags   Past Edits
they have already done the opp. of wat u said

Sep 30 2013 (20:31)
Kuppam KSR Bengaluru New Memu From January 16   2387 blog posts
Re# 856839-2            Tags   Past Edits
after so much delay of 3 months .....
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Sep 17 2013 (18:04)   12608/Lalbagh Express | SBC/KSR Bengaluru City Junction (Bangalore) (10 PFs)

BMTIR*^~   21413 blog posts   7514 correct pred (63% accurate)
Entry# 854166            Tags   Past Edits
25th August 2013: SBC- MAS
Paaam!!! Paaaam!!!- the loco aroused me from the short nap I was having- RPM WAP1 moved past us towards Mysore with the 12008- We had completed descending the plateau circling the Eastern ghats and sun shone brightly on us now as we proceeded to enter one of the major junctions of South Zone the Jolarpettai- Glanced around the coach which resembled a peak hour bus service thanks to irregular bus services of APSRTC towards chitoor owing to agitations people opting to the train-I lifted the Glass window which had pulled down owing to request from fellow traveller at BWT- A train was waiting to move towards Chennai Central the 12698 TVC-Chennai Weekly Express having arrived ahead of
us with a ED WAP4- it was 5 minutes to 9
Well Lalbagh had to reach early the WAP7 bid goodbye as it got preference over the weekly crossing over with the LGD WAG9 waiting to enter into JTJ with a BCNA rake. My mind raced back to the things all along the way
Being a sunday one of the drivers of early morning shift decided on a nap resulting in 5:15AM bus missing schedule and 5:30AM reaching me to station at 6:05AM and to D9-6 at 6:15AM leaving little time to settle before train left- The inbound trains to Bangalore decided to be a bit lazy with only 16731 with Erode WDM-3A showing up at SBC outer. No none dared to cross till BNCE when UBL WDP-4 showed up with late running 16591 Hampi Express from Hubli. We had to slow down at BYPL again as WDP-4B had decided to proceed towards sBC with the 12785 from KCG. AJJ WAM4 awaited all these proceedings at KJM and decided to move with the 56214 from Tirupati to Chamrajnagar just as we entered thus delaying entry of Erode WAP4 with the Island Express. AJJ WAP1 showed up soon with the 16519 from Jolarpettai chased by Erode WAP 4 hauled 16316 from Kochuveli. The MKM Swarna pass crossed us near Devangonthi being the only passenger of morning time to run towards bangalore on sunday followed by the MEMU and DMU to Bangalore city running for maintainence. Finished my breakfast and as we crossed Bangarpet sleep had taken over me till 12008 awoke me
Paam!!!!!! This time it was twins wAG5 with BCNa rake as we sped towards Ambur. Ambur was crossed at 9:30 and WAP7 sped past on opposite side with the 12675 Kovai to Coimbatore, chased in 20 mins gap by duronto bound to Coimbatore with a WAP4. Erode WAP4 gave a surprise visit near Melpatti as it hauled the longest running daily 12626 Kerala Express delayed after a breach near Sewagram. Soon BZA WAM4 came with Seshadri and near Gudiyattam 22625 crossed us with the regular WAP7 link. WAP7 welcomed us again at KPD with 12639 to Bangalore chased down by WAG5 hauled twins getting immediate clearance behind it closely followed by AJJ WAM4 entering into KPD for a halt with 56261 AJJ-SBC Pass. Major crowd got down from our train here and D9 was again a reserved coach with no standees. The run after that was awesome with a solo freight hauled by single WAG9 near sholingur and WAP7 getting complete preference crossed WAP4 hauled West coast at Perambur Loco works slowing down to reach Perambur at 11:50AM. RPM WAP4 crossed with Mumbai bound Express before Basin Bridge and we were pushed into Chennai Central without any held ups at 12:05PM early by 10 minutes and I rushed to get out as D9 was going to be an unresrerved coach as our rake gets ready to leave as 12609 to Bangalore and rush of passengers waiting for the same
Thanks for reading

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Sep 29 2013 (12:36)
Sanjay Venkat   34 blog posts
Re# 854166-12            Tags   Past Edits
wat's the last pic abot? where was it taken?

Sep 29 2013 (14:07)
Nirmal~   278 blog posts   13 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 854166-13            Tags   Past Edits
should be AJJ station towards CGL

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