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New Facilities/TechnologySWR/South Western  -  
Apr 24 2017 (07:24)   Tirupati passenger will be express service from Aug.

rdb*^   129386 news posts
Entry# 2248059   News Entry# 300578         Tags   Past Edits
The highly patronized Chamarajanagar-Tirupati Fast Passenger will be converted into a mail or express service with change in the train number from August.
The Railways wanted to integrate the rake with the Taluguppa-Bengaluru passenger and the integrated rake upgraded to an express train, will also have higher punctuality compared to passenger trains, according to officials here.
Meanwhile, a release said Train No. 56213/56214, Chamarajanagar-Tirupati-Chamarajanagar Fast Passenger would be converted into Mail/Express with change in Train No. as 16219/16220.
release said there was no change in existing stops, and the train composition and the converted service would commence from August 22 from Chamarajanagar and from August 23 from Tirupati end.
Accordingly, Train No. 16219 Chamarajanagar-Tirupati Express will depart from Chamarajanagar at 3.10 p.m, will arrive/depart from Nanjangud at 3.48 p.m/3.49 p.m. But there is no change in timings from Mysuru to Chandragiri, and the train will arrive at Tirupati at 5.25 a.m.
Return direction
In the return direction, there are no changes in the timings of Train No. 16220 Tirupati-Chamarajanagar Express from Tirupati to Nanjangud and the train will arrive at Chamarajanagar at 12.20 p.m.

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Apr 25 2017 (10:57)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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Express train, passenger timings..wowww..9 hours for a express night train from SBC to TPTY

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★  General Travel
Apr 05 2017 (22:44)   Y/Yeliyur (2 PFs)

kruf2014   45 blog posts
Entry# 2224026            Tags   Past Edits
Ramanagram (RMGM) - Yeliyur (Y) Electrification - CRS inspection today morning (5 April 2017)
Inspection special spotted on PF 6 SBC at 6.55 am..Also seen staff decorating RPM E-loco.
New MEMU to Mandya from SBC or extension of existing RMGM Memu likely by month end
★★★  Rail Fanning
Mar 01 2017 (12:26)   04715/Sri Ganganagar - Tiruchchirappalli - HumSafar Express Inaugural Special | SBH/Sulebhavi (1 PFs) | PUNE/WDM-3D/11406

Waiting For Extension Of TATA ROU JAT Upto SVDK😊^~   3792 blog posts   15500 correct pred (78% accurate)
Entry# 2182163            Tags   Past Edits
1 compliments
Good Awesome ...
Pune WDM3D hauling the First LHB train in PA-UBL section 04715 SGNR-TPJ HumSafar Exp on its Inagural Run
Pic By RF Kumar

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Mar 01 2017 (13:48)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
Re# 2182163-9            Tags   Past Edits
which place is this?

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Mar 01 2017 (14:04)
Waiting For Extension Of TATA ROU JAT Upto SVDK😊^~   3792 blog posts   15500 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 2182163-11            Tags   Past Edits
Will Tell You Later😊

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★  Rail News
Feb 22 2017 (09:21)   New Bengaluru-Hassan line commissioning next week; Prime Minister invited for inauguration

❤ WAP7 ❤~   1102 news posts
Entry# 2173862   News Entry# 294500         Tags   Past Edits
Hassan-Yeshwantpur Intercity Express is the first confirmed train to run after the formal inauguration, the date for which is yet to be announced
BANGALORE: Former Prime Minister and Hassan Lok Sabha member H.D. Deve Gowda will invite Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate the new Hassan-Bengaluru line. “The Railway Minister (Suresh Prabhu) desires that the line be opened by the Prime Minister and [has] requested me to extend a formal invitation. I’m going to Delhi tomorrow and try to speak the Prime Minister or intimate this to his office,” Mr. Deve Gowda told on Tuesday.
after coming to power, Mr.Modi had promised to complete the line on priority; it still took about three years. “I am not going to blame anyone for the inordinate delay of 22 years for the completion of the line,” said Mr. Deve Gowda, who had sanctioned the line when he was PM.
The 110-km Nelamangala-Shravanabelagola railway line, part of the new 166-km Bengaluru-Hassan line, is set to be commissioned by South Western Railway (SWR) on February 28. This follows authorisation given by A.K. Manoharan, Commissioner of Railway Safety, Southern Circle, who inspected the line and conducted speed trials between February 6 and 10. Ashok Gupta, chief administrative officer, Construction, SWR, told The Hindu that the commissioner on Monday issued authorisation to run passenger trains with a maximum speed of 80 kmph.
With this, the hope of the people of Hassan and coastal regions for the shortest rail route to Bengaluru has come true. The project had been announced by Deve Gowda way back in 1996, but the work progressed at a snail’s pace, partly owing to non-availability of land and mostly because of meagre fund allocation by the Railways.
Sharing the cost
In 2010, the then Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa decided to share the cost of ongoing as well as new Railway projects to sped up the work. More funds from the Railways came when D.V. Sadananda Gowda was Railway Minister.
SWR’s chief public relations officer E. Vijaya said the commissioning would be done with a trial run of a passenger train on the section on February 28. The formal inauguration would be done depending upon the dates acceptable for the dignitaries.
New train
As of now, SWR has planned an intercity express between Hassan and Yeshwantpur, leaving Hassan at around 6 a.m. and reaching Yeshwantpur at 9.30 a.m. In the return direction, the train would leave Yeshwantpur at around 6 p.m. and reach Hassan at 9.30 p.m. It is tentatively scheduled to halt at Chikkabanavar, Kunigal, Yediyur, Balagangadhar Nagar, Shravanabelagola and Channarayapatna.
Meanwhile, the zone has sought the Railway Board’s permission to re-route the yet-to-be-introduced Train No. 16575/576 Bengaluru-Mangaluru Kudla Express via the new route. Mr. Sadananda Gowda had announced this train in 2014 to run via Mysuru.
Ms. Vijaya also said three goods trains between Mangaluru and Bengaluru would be diverted via the new section after February 28.
Manpower allocation
Since it is a large section, SWR requires at least 120 workers, including 60 tracks-men and about 35 stations masters. The zone is in the process of identifying personnel for posting and the process could take about a fortnight, Ms. Vijaya said.

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Feb 22 2017 (13:34)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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Finallyyy!!! tentative timings for intercity is 3.5 hours...expected it to run faster..given that the line is without LC..i guess speed may be increased later..lets hope..SBC - ASK 166 km most Exp trains cover in 3 hours

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Feb 22 2017 (16:31)
SWR 6th cleanest zone in IR~   4219 blog posts   316 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2173862-7            Tags   Past Edits
We may also see few new north bound trains running via YPR-HAS-ASK-UBL, in future.

Feb 22 2017 (16:34)
Venkat వెంకట్   3152 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)
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how much time now it takes fro YPR-MANGLORE on this route ?

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Dec 23 2016 (15:55)  

kruf2014   45 blog posts
Entry# 2101777            Tags   Past Edits
56213 Chamarajanagar Tirupati FP crossing BDRL Byadarahalli
Rail Fanning
Dec 23 2016 (15:44)  

kruf2014   45 blog posts
Entry# 2101751            Tags   Past Edits
56213 Chamarajanagar Tiruptai Fp arriving at Nanjangud Town
★  General Travel
Nov 06 2015 (14:22)   MYS/Mysuru Junction (Mysore) (6 PFs)

kruf2014   45 blog posts
Entry# 1640202            Tags   Past Edits
Mysuru JN - "Cleanest city.. Cleanest station" on a rainy evening
16592 Hampi express on pf2
Arsikere passenger on pf3

Nov 06 2015 (15:24)
Jayashree   12739 blog posts   101296 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Clicks by You..?

Nov 06 2015 (16:32)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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Nov 06 2015 (17:01)
Jayashree   12739 blog posts   101296 correct pred (78% accurate)
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after rotation..

Nov 06 2015 (17:02)
Jayashree   12739 blog posts   101296 correct pred (78% accurate)
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All pics are very beautiful.....

Nov 07 2015 (19:43)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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Thanks :)
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Commentary/Human InterestSWR/South Western  -  
Oct 15 2015 (07:13)   Rly. passengers panel to meet

rdb*^   129386 news posts
Entry# 1617448   News Entry# 244915         Tags   Past Edits
The South Western Railway Passengers Welfare Committee has organised ‘Ka Rail Fans Meet’ here on October 18 at Rotary Bal Bhavan at 10 a.m. More than 50 representatives from different rail welfare committees of the State will take part. The meeting will concentrate on Rail Budget 2016-17 and strong representation from Karnataka’s rail welfare committees for development of railways in the State, with focus on the South Western Railways. It will also discuss railway infrastructure in Karnataka and the need to take the railway projects forward.

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Oct 15 2015 (11:07)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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1. 16577/78 harihar ypr exp to be converted to daily superfast and extended to sbc. DVG morning departure at 6 am.
2. Open kottur hosapete line for passenger trains asap.

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Oct 15 2015 (11:12)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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dharwad alnavar dandeli passenger still not introduced

Oct 15 2015 (11:39)
SWR 6th cleanest zone in IR~   4219 blog posts   316 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 1617448-24            Tags   Past Edits
This train is only pending from swr, need to be start asap.

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Oct 15 2015 (14:35)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
Re# 1617448-28            Tags   Past Edits
Sir...where is it happening?

Oct 15 2015 (17:26)
Minti*^~   2658 blog posts   3008 correct pred (68% accurate)
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Davengere address is in press release

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General Travel
Oct 14 2015 (17:47)  

kruf2014   45 blog posts
Entry# 1616993            Tags   Past Edits
"In perfect sync"
Kjm wdp 4 hauling tippu exp arrives on sbc pf9...pune wdp 4D waits on pf8

Oct 14 2015 (17:54)
▶కాటమరాయుడు collects more than 45cr on 1st day◀*^~   15703 blog posts   4386 correct pred (85% accurate)
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Which train got PUNE WDP4D?

Oct 14 2015 (20:40)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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No clue...it was waiting for signal to enter side line
★  General Travel
Apr 06 2015 (22:05)   16216/Chamundi Express | MYS/Mysuru Junction (Mysore) (6 PFs)

Guest: 84b2da6c   show all posts
Entry# 1420414            Tags   Past Edits
Postcard campaign for new SBC-MYS train between 17:00hrs to 17:50hrs
Vijayakarnataka News Paper

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Apr 15 2015 (11:37)
kruf2014   45 blog posts
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if new train cannot be provided..atleast advance the timings of 12678 Elankulam - Blore Intercity Express and extend it to mysore

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