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Oct 25 2015 (04:26)   08895/Gondia - Korba SpecialFare Special
 

Maneesh   66 blog posts
Entry# 1627690            Tags   Past Edits
How exactly did the RSA work in this case? The regular rake reaches Gondia on Saturday night, but this special leaves Gondia on Saturday morning?

  
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Oct 27 2015 (10:08)
दपूरे डब्ल्यु ए पी 7 टाटा~   2071 blog posts   126 correct pred (69% accurate)
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There are Two Rakes used by Gondia Raigarh JS and if one rake was busy or got damaged or face some tech problem another one will used so for emergency and cleaning purposes SECR uses both rake one by one and if one rake is used for special one pair rake can be used for both direction train some delays may be occur.
  
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Oct 21 2015 (16:48)   IMG22520/♥♥Howrah Nagpur SF Express♥♥
 

☺भारतीय रेल😊*^   6 img trains   4 popular
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Entry# 1624330            Tags   Past Edits
Please share your views on this imaginary train

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Oct 26 2015 (08:34)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1624330-8            Tags   Past Edits
It will need at least one 10 min stop, likely at Rourkela (instead of 2min).

  
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Oct 26 2015 (09:57)
☺भारतीय रेल😊*^   3195 blog posts   5176 correct pred (66% accurate)
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There are two halts each of 10 mins viz. Bilaspur Junction and Raipur Junction.
Thanks.

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Oct 26 2015 (10:12)
☺भारतीय रेल😊*^   3195 blog posts   5176 correct pred (66% accurate)
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Halt at ROU now changed to 10 mins.
Thanks for pointing it out.

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Oct 24 2015 (21:51)   22602/Sainagar Shirdi - Chennai Central Weekly SF Express ( Via Krishnarajapuram ) | KPD/Katpadi Junction (5 PFs) | TNP/WDM-3A/14139
 

girishvkvlr   67 blog posts   39 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 1627555            Tags   Past Edits
22602 SNSI MAS Express arriving at KPD with TNP WDM-3A twins 14139. Couldn't take a pic of another loco as there was some crowd awaiting to board the train. Captured today morning at KPD

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Oct 26 2015 (09:09)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
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Chennai-Bilaspur SF takes Balharshah-Wadsa-Gondia route instead of going via Wardha-Nagpur. That section is not electrified so Raipur Twin diesels are used.

  
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Oct 26 2015 (09:13)
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still ELoco can be used after BZA

  
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Oct 26 2015 (09:25)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1627555-14            Tags   Past Edits
Probably not worth the logistics and timings.

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Oct 24 2015 (20:58)   IMG82201/♥♥Sambalpur-anand vihar (t) A/C sf exp(Via RNC)♥♥
 

brandonbuffard^~   64 img trains   35 popular
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Entry# 1627514            Tags   Past Edits
Rate my new train

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Oct 25 2015 (10:58)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1627514-8            Tags   Past Edits
Green with a caveat: TT for DHN-ROU section is overly aggressive. The train should leave HTE at 09.40 (so about an hour off your TT). And from there on, it can follow HTE-LTT TT. In other words, your imaginary train is basically HTE-LTT SF, extended to DHN. :)
I have previously considered an imaginary SF running between HWH and LTT via ASN-DHN-HTE-ROU, potentially in 34 hours, even sharing time slot with another possible SF, this one going to Pune via Panvel-Karjat, or may be MAO/Mangalore.
  
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Oct 25 2015 (10:19)  
 

Maneesh   66 blog posts
Entry# 1627846            Tags   Past Edits

  
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Oct 25 2015 (10:21)
Ashok   18130 blog posts   38018 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 1627846-1            Tags   Past Edits
Enabled....:)

  
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Oct 25 2015 (10:22)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
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Thanks.
  
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Oct 25 2015 (01:03)   On fast track: Railways increase average speed of nearly 90 trains
 

Jayashree ❖ Amita*^   36170 news posts
Entry# 1627693   News Entry# 245834         Tags   Past Edits
It’s the world’s fourth-largest rail network that ferries about 23 million passengers a day, but most of India’s colonial-era trains have still been rattling along at an unhurried pace for decades.
Until now. Since the start of this month, nearly 90 trains, including three Rajdhanis and two Shatabdis, have cut running times by up to two hours thanks largely to faster speeds and measures such as reducing the number of halts. Passengers on the Mumbai Rajdhani, for example, now spend 25 minutes less on a journey that normally took 15 hours and 50 minutes. The Puri-Gandhidhan Express, which took 37 hours and 55 minutes on the journey, now takes just 36 hours to complete the trip. Similarly, travel time on the Yeshwantpur-Ahmedabad
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Express has also been reduced by 75 minutes from 35 hours and 10 minutes. It’s a pleasant surprise for passengers on the 64,500-km network. Average speeds on Mail and Express trains on the list have increased from 55 km per hour to 58 km per hour, while those of the three Rajdhanis are up from 74 km per hour to 76 km per hour. “It is a small but momentous beginning towards the task of scaling up rail operations and taking them to the next level. Travel time reduction -- achieved through faster acceleration and related factors such as reduction in technical train halts – has been attained at a minimal cost of less than Rs 5 crore,” said a senior Railways official said. “All norms on passenger safety have been complied with. Tracks on the Indian Railways are capable of running trains at speeds of 200 km per hour.” The ministry’s speed team used a multi-pronged approach to accomplish the task, including the removal of slow speed barriers at certain locations and changes in the course of trains at crossings. It’s a big change for the Indian Railways where speeds have remained the same for decades and in some cases have come down because of continuous clogging of networks. “Technical inputs received from the Japan Railways came in handy,” an official said, adding that the speeding up plan would be extended to other trains on the mainline route in the coming months.

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Oct 25 2015 (09:36)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
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The improvement has been incremental as it has been for decades. In fact, the biggest jump may have been with introduction of Shatabdi Express trains over last 20+ years. The one train that does impress me the most of BCT-NDLS Raj. Others are primarily reducing their slack time. Take Puri-Gandhidham Express, for example. This train had a 5:07 hour run to cover only 160 km between Nandurbar and Surat, non-stop (31 km/h). Now it has been reduced to 3:12 (50km/h). On paper, nearly two hours faster looks impressive but in reality, it is finally an average train in that section by cutting down the slack by two hours.
  
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Aug 08 2015 (21:07)   22110/Hazrat Nizamuddin - Mumbai LTT AC SF Express | PWL/Palwal (8 PFs) | BSL/WAP-4/22307
 

Gourab Bhattacharjee   351 blog posts
Entry# 1560723            Tags   Past Edits
Unexpected and surprising aggression shown by Bhusawal (BSL) WAP-4 # 22307 with 22110 Hazrat Nizamuddin - Mumbai LTT AC SF Express.Instead of having full LHB AC rake,this train restricted to 110 Kmph,but here BSL WAP-4 doing exceptionally aggressive run almost hitting 125+ Kmph.Video taken at Palwal.

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Aug 08 2015 (23:26)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1560723-5            Tags   Past Edits
LTT-NZM share TT with Chennai/Bilaspur/Secunderabad Rajdhani, so it is unlikely to be limited to 110 where the track supports 130+.

  
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Aug 09 2015 (19:03)
Gourab Bhattacharjee   351 blog posts
Re# 1560723-6            Tags   Past Edits
Yes,but still officially mps is 110!! thats unique!

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Aug 08 2015 (22:50)  
 

Syed Zohaibullah   143 blog posts
Entry# 1560763            Tags   Past Edits
North-bound Hazrath Nizamuddin Trivandrum Rajdhani in Uttara Kannada, Karnataka.

  
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Aug 08 2015 (23:27)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1560763-1            Tags   Past Edits
Lovely shot!
  
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Jun 20 2015 (20:39)   12441/Bilaspur - New Delhi Rajdhani Express | USL/Uslapur (3 PFs) | AJNI/WAP-7/30301
 

Railfan Bilaspur~   1615 blog posts   2822 correct pred (66% accurate)
Entry# 1519113            Tags   Past Edits
My dream capture captured due to its diversion..
Pic 1- Freshly painted 30301
Pic-2- duronto liveried coach.

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Jul 26 2015 (09:53)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1519113-81            Tags   Past Edits
I don't think it would be necessary to have one of the best brains to challenge your ideas (that includes your high expectations of any minister). :)

  
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Jul 26 2015 (10:43)
Railfan Bilaspur~   1615 blog posts   2822 correct pred (66% accurate)
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I find no point in involving you in my blogs.

  
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Jul 26 2015 (10:56)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
Re# 1519113-83            Tags   Past Edits
Don't post what you can't debate with logic.

  
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Jul 26 2015 (11:51)
Railfan Bilaspur~   1615 blog posts   2822 correct pred (66% accurate)
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M post krunga debate krna h to face to face aayiye.

  
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Jul 26 2015 (15:54)
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this is for very informative person like you
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.See below ..CPRO himself has told that BSP and R stations earned above 100 Crore in financial year 2013-14...and don't blame anyone without any base...for exact figures you can file RTI to railways
23 railway stations to get Wi-Fi facilities by 2016
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Passengers will be able to log on to the Wi-Fi service at prominent railway stations of South East Central Railway zone, including Raipur, with the facility likely to be installed at these places by next year.
As many as 23 railway stations of various categories under the jurisdiction of SECR zone, comprising Bilaspur, Raipur and Nagpur divisions, will be equipped with the Wi-Fi facility in different phases. ”In the first stage of the project, the facility will be set up at railway stations of the state capitals in the country while along with it stations falling under A1 category will be covered within the current financial year,” SECR’s Chief Public Relation Officer R K Agrawal told PTI. ”The objective is to convert railway stations to technically sound places to boost passenger amenities,” he said.
In the SCER zone, two railway stations — Raipur and Bilaspur — meet the eligibility criteria of A1 category. Being a capital, priority will be given to Raipur while simultaneously the process of installation would progress and accomplished in Bilaspur too by March next year, Agrawal said. Subsequently in next phases, the facility will be provided at A and B categories of railway stations – Raigarh, Champa, Korba, Akaltara, Pendra Road, Anuppur, Shahdol, Umaria, Ambikapur (Bilaspur division), Bhilai Power House, Durg, Bhatapara, Tilda (Raipur division) and Rajnandgaon, Gondia, Bhandara Road, Dongargarh, Chhindwara, Ramtek, Chandafort, Itwari (Nagpur division), he said. The railway stations have been classified on the basis of yearly earning capacity. The stations which earn over Rs 60 crore annually are placed under A1 category. ”Bilaspur and Raipur stations recorded earnings over Rs 100 crores in the financial year 2013-14,” he said.
The passengers and visitors will have access to Wi-Fi service free of cost for the first 30 minutes at the stations while after the free usage limit, they can continue using the service on paid basis for which subscription plans are available in various denominations, Agrawal said. RailTel Corporation of India, a public sector undertaking of the Ministry of Railways, has been tasked with providing the Wi-Fi facility. The tender has been floated for Wi-Fi with 3G facility installation at A1 category stations, he said. Notably, while tabling the annual rail budget for 2015-16, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had announced Wi-Fi facility will be provided at around 400 railway stations.
Several railway stations in the country have already been equipped with the Wi-Fi facility, which include Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai and Secunderabad.

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Jul 24 2015 (18:04)   16102/Boat Mail(Rameswaram Express) | PBM/Pamban (1 PFs) | GOC/WDG-3A
 

akki WDP4 20006*^~   576 blog posts   8 correct pred (62% accurate)
Entry# 1549698            Tags   Past Edits
Boat mail at Pamban Bridge

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Jul 26 2015 (11:21)
Maneesh   66 blog posts
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Taken with long zoom lens so image is compressed.
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