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16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express

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Oct 02 (12:21AM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express        

KiNgMaKeR   1828 blog posts   523 correct pred (65% accurate)  
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this train too arrives on PF-07 at SBC.
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Sep 16 2014 (4:34PM)   16517/Bangalore - Kannur Express [via Mysore] | SKLR/Sakleshpur (3)        

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Sep 16 2014 (4:34PM)
Train Tag: Karwar - Bangalore Express [via Mysore]/16524 added by Jithu/711774

Sep 16 2014 (4:34PM)
Train Tag: Bangalore - Karwar Express [via Mysore]/16523 added by Jithu/711774

Sep 16 2014 (4:34PM)
Train Tag: Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express/16518 added by Jithu/711774
Station Tag: Subrahmanya Road/SBHR added by Jithu/711774
Why this Train is running very slow between SKLR and SBHR?
Is this route is Double Line?
And what is this Brakers means?
Any Risk in this route for running the train?

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SummerOf02 Matsyagandha   147 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)  
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today, now its W/L 6 for 2AC of this train.

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SummerOf02 Matsyagandha   147 blog posts   1 correct pred (100% accurate)  
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today, now its W/L 6 for 2AC of this train.
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Aug 02 2014 (11:35PM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express | CHV/Charvattur (3)        
 

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16518 Kannur Yesvantpur Express honkily blasts at Charvattur.
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That Honk!! Angry roar by the KJM's hunk!!

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Yeah. Exactly. It was hungry for overtake.
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Jul 26 2014 (4:01PM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express | CAN/Kannur Main (4)        
 

krishnakumarpy1   142 blog posts   15 correct pred (64% accurate)  
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Revise the existing Timing of Kannur-Yesvantpur Express(16518):
Kannur - Yesvantpur Express(Train No : 16518) shall leave Kannur at 6.00PM(18.00hrs), instead of 16.30hrs, to save 2 hours being wasted at Mangalore Central. There are some weekly/bi-weekly trains at 18.15hrs from Kannur(12217-Sampark Kranti, 12483-Amritsar, 12287-Dehradun, 12202-Garibrath, etc). All these trains are reaching Mangalore Jn before 20.30hrs. If 16518 CAN-YPR express leaves at 18.00hrs from Kannur just behind Nagercoil-Mangalore Parasuram Express(16650), it will reach Mangalore Central before 20.25 hrs(even arrival before 20.20 hrs is possible). As Parashuram Express(16650) is leaving Kannur at 17.40 hrs for Mangalore, this train(16518) can leave Kannur for Yesvantpur at 18.00hrs after a gap of 20 minutes. So, 16518 YPR express has also almost the same number of stops, with Payyannur Kanhangad as additional(as compared with Sampark Kranti/Dehradun, etc), the same speed and timing can be followed for both the
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trains with 15 minutes interval, as 16518 has just 8 coaches and can run very fast. So, this train can merge with 16524 Karwar-YPR express at Mangalore Central and leave MAQ at 20.55hrs for YPR, as 30 minutes are sufficient for these trains to have amalgamation and engine reversal. Unnecessarily, 2 hours of passengers are lost due to the existing timing. If this timing is followed, both Kannur-Yesvantpur express trains will be leaving at the same time from Kannur, as 16528(CAN-YPR Exp.) via Salem is also leaving at the same time from Kannur at 18.00 hrs. As almost all the non-stop express trains(long gap between the stops) are running at a speed of 90 to 110 kmph on Kannur-Mangalore line, this train can reach Mangalore Central from Kannur in less than 2 hours, considering 90kmph running speed and 25 minutes extra time for 3 stops and starting/stopping. As this train has just 8 coaches, it can run at a maximum speed not less than 110kmph. Moreover, once the electrification of Kannur-Mangalore line is over, the starting/stopping time can be considerably reduced to 1 or 2 minutes to achieve full running speed. So, the timing proposed above is absolutely achievable without disturbing the timing of Karwar-Mangalore-Yesvantpur express and a great advantage for the Bangalore passengers from Kannur to Mangalore. At present, Kannur-Yesvantpur express is waiting for Karwar-Yesvantpur express(16524) at Mangalore Central Station for around 2 hours, by losing a considerable time. This waiting time can be minimized to just 20 or 30 minutes, if the proposed timing is implemented. As it is confirmed that Karwar-Yesvantpur train schedule cannot be revised or tightened since it has to run a long distance(260km) from Karwar to Mangalore and it can only run on the existing time schedule, as it is using the same rake of Yesvantpur-Karwar express(16523) for return journey, which reaches Karwar at 14.35hrs and in return, 16524(Karwar-Yesvantpur Express) has to leave from Karwar at 14.55hrs. If the proposed timing is implemented, it will be a great saving of time for the passengers from Kannur to Mangalore, who are losing considerable time at present. As this train has sufficient time compensation at Hassan Jn and Mysore, the final arrival timing at Bangalore/Yesvantpur will not be affected.

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Raghu   681 blog posts   193 correct pred (62% accurate)  
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Please do not post the same thing again.
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Jul 26 2014 (2:35AM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express        
 

krishnakumarpy1   142 blog posts   15 correct pred (64% accurate)  
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Revise the existing Timing of Kannur-Yesvantpur Express(16518):
Kannur - Yesvantpur Express(Train No : 16518) shall leave Kannur at 6.00PM(18.00hrs), instead of 16.30hrs, to save 2 hours being wasted at Mangalore Central. There are some weekly/bi-weekly trains at 18.15hrs from Kannur(12997-Hapa, 12483-Amritsar, 12287-Dehradun, 12202-Garibrath, etc). All these trains are reaching Mangalore Jn before 20.30hrs. If 16518 CAN-YPR express leaves at 18.00hrs from Kannur just behind Nagercoil-Mangalore Parasuram Express(16650), it will reach Mangalore Central before 20.25 hrs(even arrival before 20.20 hrs is possible). As Parashuram Express(16650) is leaving Kannur at 17.40 hrs for Mangalore, this train(16518) can leave Kannur for Yesvantpur at 18.00hrs after a gap of 20 minutes. So, 16518 YPR express has also almost the same number of stops, with Payyannur Kanhangad as additional(as compared with Hapa/Dehradun, etc), the same speed and timing can be followed for both the trains with
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15 minutes interval, as 16518 has just 8 coaches and can run very fast. So, this train can merge with 16524 Karwar-YPR express at Mangalore Central and leave MAQ at 20.55hrs for YPR, as 30 minutes are sufficient for these trains to have amalgamation and engine reversal. Unnecessarily, 2 hours of passengers are lost due to the existing timing. If this timing is followed, both Kannur-Yesvantpur express trains will be leaving at the same time from Kannur, as 16528(CAN-YPR Exp.) via Salem is also leaving at the same time from Kannur at 18.00 hrs. As almost all the non-stop express trains(long gap between the stops) are running at a speed of 90 to 110 kmph on Kannur-Mangalore line, this train can reach Mangalore Central from Kannur in less than 2 hours, considering 90kmph running speed and 25 minutes extra time for 3 stops and starting/stopping. As this train has just 8 coaches, it can run at a maximum speed not less than 110kmph. Moreover, once the electrification of Kannur-Mangalore line is over, the starting/stopping time can be considerably reduced to 1 or 2 minutes to achieve full running speed. So, the timing proposed above is absolutely achievable without disturbing the timing of Karwar-Mangalore-Yesvantpur express and a great advantage for the Bangalore passengers from Kannur to Mangalore. At present, Kannur-Yesvantpur express is waiting for Karwar-Yesvantpur express(16524) at Mangalore Central Station for around 2 hours, by losing a considerable time. This waiting time can be minimized to just 20 or 30 minutes, if the proposed timing is implemented. As it is confirmed that Karwar-Yesvantpur train schedule cannot be revised or tightened since it has to run a long distance(260km) from Karwar to Mangalore and it can only run on the existing time schedule, as it is using the same rake of Yesvantpur-Karwar express(16523) for return journey, which reaches Karwar at 14.35hrs and in return, 16524(Karwar-Yesvantpur Express) has to leave from Karwar at 14.55hrs. If the proposed timing is implemented, it will be a great saving of time for the passengers from Kannur to Mangalore, who are losing considerable time at present. As this train has sufficient time compensation at Hassan Jn and Mysore, the final arrival timing at Bangalore/Yesvantpur will not be affected.

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is this an appeal or a notification?
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Jul 24 2014 (8:47PM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express | TKOT/Tokkottu (1)        
 

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Jul 11 2014 (11:41PM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express | MAJN/Mangalore Junction (3)        
 

Kishor CBE chain 1Σ17262 19275 14795 19330**   3844 blog posts   122 correct pred (62% accurate)  
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ADI MAJN<> MAJN MYS
jOURNEY FROM ADI TO MYS via MAJN can be now reduced by appx 200 KMS.
if we have break journey at MAJN.
Though , the travel time remains more or less same, the distance is less and that saves ticket cost ...
For going to MYS , catch trains at MAJN : no. 16518, 16524. This will take you to MYS at around 05.30/ 05.15 hrs.
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Jul 05 2014 (11:25AM)   16518/Kannur - Bangalore (Via Mysore) Express | ULL/Ullal (2)        
 

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KJM WDG3A blasts away with puny 8 coach load.
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My favourite train <3
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Jun 29 2014 (4:52PM)   16517/Bangalore - Kannur Express [via Mysore] | YDM/Yedamangala        
 

nalumani   546 blog posts   44 correct pred (85% accurate)  
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Jun 29 2014 (4:56PM)
Train Tag: Karwar-Yesvantpur Express [via Mysore]/16524 added by nalumani/261443

Jun 29 2014 (4:56PM)
Train Tag: Yesvantpur - Karwar Express [via Mysore]/16523 added by nalumani/261443

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Train16517/23 - 16518/24 will have stop for 1 minute from July 5th onwards for six months.
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Nearest station to RM's native Devarkonda Sullia.
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Jun 04 2014 (4:13PM)   16517/Bangalore - Kannur Express [via Mysore] | KGI/Kengeri (4)        
 

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I see that from July onwards the stop at Kengeri has be removed for train 16517 Yeshwantpur-Kannur express. Can some one tell why they have done this. I have been traveling by this train from past 2 years and it has been very convenient to board at Kengeri. Entering city in the evenings is a nightmare due to traffic. Also, i have seen increase in the commuters boarding the train at Kengeri.
Is there any way that public can request the railways to reconsider the decesion

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shashikanthb   24 blog posts   3 correct pred (75% accurate)  
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HI Vijeth, Can i write a letter to the railways to reconsider their decision. Do you know whom should i address the letter to etc.

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shashikanthb   24 blog posts   3 correct pred (75% accurate)  
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HI Vijeth, Can i write a letter to the railways to reconsider their decision. Do you know whom should i address the letter to etc.

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Please post in pgportal.gov.in.
Also send an email to mygrapa@gmail.com
Lets see what happens.
I personally feel KGI will not be removed, but has to wait till an official PR by SWR

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shashikanthb   24 blog posts   3 correct pred (75% accurate)  
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Vijeth, i have already raised a grievance in pgportal. Sent mail to mygrapa@gmail.com as well.

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mygrapa@gmail.com is specifically only for swr zone or can be used for whole ir? As i need to request as Jhs has been removed as Comm halt for KSK via Ngp, though it will stop for Tech purpose. Removal of halt like JHS is a thing tough to understand.

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same with ED for TPTY-CBE ICE.

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Erode too !!
Now i am really confused, on what basis railway decide to give or remove halt
For small stns it can be understand bt stn like Jhansi, erode tough to get. Train will stop for crew change, pantry stuff, water etc bt commercially not halt !!
I think days r not far when i'll come to see stops like Cnb, ngp, bza, Bsl, Kgp are removed for a train!

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mygrapa@gmail.com is the email of Mysore Grahaka Parishad. Since commuters from MYS ll be dependent on a halt at KGI, I told that person to email the same complaint. It may not be appplicable to JHS-KSK issue
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