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Blog Posts by drsurindersharma
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Rail Fanning
May 26 2015 (19:55)   12431/Thiruvananthapuram Central - Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 1486405            Tags   Past Edits
Railway should extend run of Mangla lakshdeep exp.from Ernakulum/cochineal to upto Thiruvanthapurm . Being a daily train,it will,to a large eextent,reduce the amount of torture being done to our Kerala express daily.

1 posts - Tue May 26, 2015

May 26 2015 (20:12)
Guest: 4957ffff   show all posts
Re# 1486405-2            Tags   Past Edits
TVC is in no position to run and maintain another daily train at this point of time.

May 26 2015 (20:16)
Jagdeesh Srivastava~   3886 blog posts   9459 correct pred (73% accurate)
Re# 1486405-3            Tags   Past Edits
As it name says: Mangala Lakshadweep.
But this train reaches Ernakulum @10 in the morning.
And the only flight which connects to Lakshadweep Islands, India departs @10.
So, I don't think it's name is right.
imaginary train: IMG20939 Lakshadweep AC SF Express
This should come into action! :)

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May 27 2015 (15:12)
Kumara Athreya   3 blog posts   2 correct pred (40% accurate)
Re# 1486405-6            Tags   Past Edits
Mangala Express which was first started between Mangalore and NDLS section via ED, RU, BZA and BPL. later it was changed to Konkan railway. Ernakulam itself is a great extension for this train. few other non dailies are there to delhi from TVC which can do justice :)

May 27 2015 (15:17)
irifan2015   499 blog posts
Re# 1486405-7            Tags   Past Edits
Earlier it was Mangala. Upon extension, it became Mangala Lakshadweep.
So, restore Mangala Express back to Mangalore Central and ask for a new train Lakshadweep Exp from ERS or TVC or wherever you like.

May 27 2015 (17:28)
One Mail~   4861 blog posts   1439 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1486405-8            Tags   Past Edits
Extension to TVC big No...
A clone of Kerala express(with less stops especially inside Kerala) can reduce the load of Kerala.
Extending Mangala will only increase the burden of Mangala.

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Rail Fanning
May 26 2015 (20:05)   12431/Thiruvananthapuram Central - Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 1486418            Tags   Past Edits
My first love is my Kerala Express . Now Trivandrum Rajdhani exp. can't be ignored (from being loved)Now what I want to ask from my learned friends that when an electric locomotive will haul Thiruvantapuram Rajdhani from New Delhi to upto Thiruvantapuram.

May 26 2015 (20:11)
Guest: 4957ffff   show all posts
Re# 1486418-1            Tags   Past Edits
Not any time soon
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Aug 09 2013 (16:31)  

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 824041            Tags   Past Edits
i have not understood by PNR prediction! %correctly prepared!!

Aug 09 2013 (16:34)
SRG*^~   35396 blog posts   163324 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 824041-1            Tags   Past Edits
Once a PNR in posted a member can predict whether it would CNF/RAC/WL on basis of availability,clearance etc etc..Say if you predict 10 PNRs & get 7 correct your accuracy is 70%.
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Jun 22 2013 (08:14)  

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 789530            Tags   Past Edits
i feel sorry and feeling embarrased about the wrong statment about AP exp. that it has rake of LHB coaches.but it does have WAP-7 whereas kerala exp. has WAP-4.

Jun 22 2013 (08:17)
Guest: 3b0f1bbe   show all posts
Re# 789530-1            Tags   Past Edits
No need to feel sorry Sir. Mistakes do happen. :)

Jun 22 2013 (08:22)
Begins Falls Rises ™~   21453 blog posts   1207 correct pred (63% accurate)
Re# 789530-2            Tags   Past Edits
First of all, AP Express didn't get LHB.
Secondly, its running with WAP-7 since 1-2 years, as LGD has loads of them.
Thirdly, Kerala Express needs almost good amount of WAP-7 from either ED or else RPM, as the train it self is runs on a longest route, so, RPM's WAP-7's are dedicated to a few whereas ED doesn't has neither one.
Kerala Express is doing a good work with a WAP-4 as ED n RPM has more.

Jun 22 2013 (08:43)
Warrier is BACK*^~   6075 blog posts   113 correct pred (51% accurate)
Re# 789530-3            Tags   Past Edits
but sir...........AP and Kerala have the same time from Ballarshah to New Delhi.......morever there is no specific advantage apart from acceleration in getting a WAP 7 since there is no change in timetable.........WAP 4 is present even on the fastest trains on the route like MAS-NZM GR etc.........hence WAP 4 is not that bad.........

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Jun 21 2013 (13:11)  

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 788956            Tags   Past Edits
when andhra pradesh exp.can be given LHB rakes,then why not kerala exp!! or there is any other reason to justify it for AP exp?

Jun 21 2013 (13:14)
New zone with TPTY as HQ soon   353 blog posts   390 correct pred (84% accurate)
Re# 788956-1            Tags   Past Edits
For AP express it matters around 3 to four rakes, whereas Kerala needs 7 rakes. I wish to see kerala with LHB,it ply through tirupati

Jun 21 2013 (13:16)
hemanth   2485 blog posts   578 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 788956-2            Tags   Past Edits
kerala express deserves to get good coaches and if possible little speed up as well.The coaches of kerala express are really in pathetic condition

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Jun 21 2013 (13:28)
sanghimangi   573 blog posts   24 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 788956-6            Tags   Past Edits
Also I wonder why there is no Rajdhani class train along the route of Kerala express. Atleast a bi-weekly TVC-NZM rajdhani express via Kerala express route is must needed. Obviously, LHB coaches for Kerala express should be given top priority.

Jun 21 2013 (13:33)
PixelTrailzDotCom*^~   1747 blog posts   51 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 788956-7            Tags   Past Edits
When did AP Express get LHB :O

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General Travel
Jun 14 2013 (21:22)  

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 783493            Tags   Past Edits
is there any proposal of increasing speed of 12625/26,kerala express.

Jun 14 2013 (21:24)
SRG*^~   35396 blog posts   163324 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 783493-1            Tags   Past Edits
No info availble of that sorts,have to wait till new TT releases to know if any, but feel may not happen...

Jun 14 2013 (21:25)
Guest: 7db8a27e   show all posts
Re# 783493-2            Tags   Past Edits
no such. for confirmed reports,wait for the july 2013 timetable to come up...even if speeded up, will be by few minutes max...
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Jun 14 2013 (20:37)   12625/Kerala Express (PT)

drsurindersharma   7 blog posts
Entry# 783464            Tags   Past Edits
when the kerala exp.(12625/26) will be bestowed with LHB rakes.

Jun 14 2013 (20:41)
SANDY SUDHA OIL CAMMAN PEEPULL BHOOKMARI 2   881 blog posts   8 correct pred (89% accurate)
Re# 783464-1            Tags   Past Edits
I hope by the end of this decade sirji.

Jun 14 2013 (20:43)
Vote for Durg HumSafar Vs BSP Rajdhani^~   80628 blog posts   5098 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 783464-2            Tags   Past Edits
2030 ... it needs 7 of them
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