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Train Tip
May 24 2016 (11:38)   11027/Mumbai CST - Chennai Central Mail (PT)

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1861803            Tags   Past Edits
over the days pantry food quality has improved,they serve yummy veg thali worth rupees 120,includes 3 wheat roti,jeera rice,dal,potato sabzi,aloo
mutter masala,papad,pickle,curd
Info Update
Oct 03 2013 (15:24)  

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 866788            Tags   Past Edits
Soon AC Fication is going to complete in central railway mumbai division between kalyan - thane, thane -ltt (5 & 6) line.
We can expect wappies rampage..
Source : toi paper.

Oct 03 2013 (15:26)
SRG*^~   35148 blog posts   156135 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 866788-1            Tags   Past Edits
Soooooooon but when?? :)
Hope atleast this time is made true.

Oct 03 2013 (15:29)
udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 866788-2            Tags   Past Edits
Sorry to mention.. By the end of october.

Oct 03 2013 (15:39)
GOA SK TO VSG~   6202 blog posts   613 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 866788-3            Tags   Past Edits
Hope this time everything goes well and WAPs finally enter cstm and ltt.

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General Travel
Sep 13 2013 (22:33)   11017/Mumbai LTT - Karaikal Weekly Express (PT)

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 851262            Tags   Past Edits
since ms will fall under PQ, it is unlikely that mas passengers will get confirmed ticket, bt upto some extent it will reduce the burden of exixting 3 trains.

Sep 15 2013 (16:17)
Navkant Meher*^~   3172 blog posts   1641 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 851262-1            Tags   Past Edits
have to book in gn quota and change bp/get down early.

Sep 15 2013 (16:24)
▓██▓▒░sGs░▒▓██▓*^~   6114 blog posts   9817 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 851262-2            Tags   Past Edits
i think it dont have stop at MAS it will byepass MAS

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Sep 17 2013 (18:40)
Mayiladuthurai The Undisputed King Of Mainline*^   6793 blog posts   32255 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 851262-4            Tags   Past Edits
it wont touch touch MAS it will bye pass MAS at basin bridge junction and via RPM it will reach MS.....
General Travel
Aug 01 2013 (10:20)   18519/Vishakapatnam - Mumbai LTT Express (PT)

Surat BDTS Intercity the DON of WR~   5748 blog posts   223 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 818530            Tags   Past Edits
Our Dear Admin Shri S V Iyer's Interview in The Hindu Paper regarding Degradation of LTT Vizag SF Express
click here
East Coast Railway (ECoR) has reduced the popular Visakhapatnam – Mumbai LTT Super Fast (SF) Express into a clone of the popular 11020/11019 Bhubaneswar – CSTM (Chatrapathi Shivaji Terminus) Konark Express to meet the demand of the people of Odisha.
reducing the status of the popular 22819/20 Visakhapatnam-Mumbai LTT from SF to ‘ordinary express’, it has revised the timings from Visakhapatnam to make it trail behind the Konark Express, on the plea that there was a demand for running of a clone train to Konark from Bhubaneswar. The Operating Department of ECoR Headquarters in Bhubaneswar came out with the startling reply when a passenger sought information under the RTI Act.
“The present timings of Visakhapatnam-LTT SF Express are not only convenient but also very comfortable for both business travellers and regular passengers,” S.V. Iyer, the RTI applicant, wrote in his grievance to the Railway Board. He wondered: “Why will a passenger prefer this train, if Konark Express plies just ahead of it? Why are such blunders being committed again and again?” He sought a study and re-introduction of the popular train in its present timings for the benefit of the people at large.
ECoR contention
The ECoR replied that the Konark Express is over-crowded throughout the year and occupancy of the train is more than 130 per cent in all classes. There has been a demand to run a clone express following 11020/11019, which could not materialise due to maintenance problem at Bhubaneswar. Hence, it has been decided to start a train trailing the Konark Express from Visakhapatnam and it is the only convenient timing to increase the frequency of LTT-Visakhapatnam S/F from bi-weekly to daily.
The contention that Visakhapatnam-LTT can be a clone of Konark Express is wrong, feel those watching the developments. This is because the two trains do not run on the same route and the stoppages are also different. They apprehend that on the plea of a clone, the train would be extended to Bhubaneswar, when the new Bhubaneswar station starts functioning.
ECoR had announced that the Visakhapatnam-LTT will be converted into a daily with effect from September 10. But, even after that date, the train is being shown as a bi-weekly with a new number and timings on the official website. What has happened to the proposal to convert it into a daily?

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Aug 21 2013 (22:43)
udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 818530-3            Tags   Past Edits
"VSKP will loose another direct train once new bubaneswar starts functioning"
whats the need for extension,when the trainis doing well
y ecor treat vskp a step son despite being one of the highest earners of ecor??
Better vskp should b transferred to scr divison.

Aug 21 2013 (22:45)
udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 818530-4            Tags   Past Edits
only solution will be 2transfer vskp to scr..
General Travel
Jul 30 2013 (14:39)   22819/Bhubaneswar - Visakhapatnam SF InterCity Express

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 817483            Tags   Past Edits
Though the new timetable dissappointed coastal andhra people... Bt this is vry useful for passengers of hyderabad as it reaches same day in the evening..
General Travel
Jul 30 2013 (12:34)   11041/Mumbai CST - Chennai Central Express (PT)

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 817396            Tags   Past Edits
Dear frnds,
i wud lyk to know some details about revenue sharing arrangement by this train..
Since this train is of central railway is the entire revenue is taken by central railway?
2) or as it passes thru scr nd enter sr divisons, does these divisions share revenue among themselves?
if tte charges penalty for passenger in CR Territory.. Does that penalty only belong to central railway or it shares with other divisons enroute?
Guys pls explain...

Jul 30 2013 (13:01)
udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 817396-1            Tags   Past Edits
No replys yet..

Jul 30 2013 (13:07)
Guest: 7df90afc   show all posts
Re# 817396-2            Tags   Past Edits
the earnings onboard (fine, eft, tte, etc) goes to the zone to which the train belongs(primary maintainance station). the uts/prs/tc earnings go to the respective zones where the station is located. the booking station matters...not the destination...
General Travel
Jul 23 2013 (12:48)   11302/Udyan Express (PT)

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 813064            Tags   Past Edits
Though this train is@ now transferred to CR, bt still SWR rakes have been used.. As seen yesterday evening @ thane station.
General Travel
Jul 02 2013 (22:14)  

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 798802            Tags   Past Edits
16529 udyan express swr rakes r still present in cstm yard, how these rakes wud b taken back to sbc , whether it wud b running as some special train or run empty till its destination?
Apr 28 2013 (10:38)   12618/Mangala Lakshadweep SF Express (PT) | KYN/Kalyan Junction (8 PFs)

Warrier is BACK*^~   6075 blog posts   113 correct pred (51% accurate)
Entry# 736309            Tags   Past Edits
saw this train at KYN this morning and lo.......behold.............not a single coach was clean.........an entire rake full of dirt. and all coaches made in 88--97 year span......i think TVC division is trying hard to make it so pathetic that finally this may get some new coachs..........BTW nice strategy by SR

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May 23 2013 (19:16)
udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 736309-55            Tags   Past Edits
the only kerala bound train from mumbai which is neat and clean is ltt ers duronto.

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General Travel
May 11 2013 (14:47)   11019/Konark Express (PT)

udaykumar174   82 blog posts   29 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 749717            Tags   Past Edits
hauled by offlink pune wdg4 12664 "Airavat"
on 10/05/13.
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