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12304/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)
পূর্বা এক্সপ্রেস (ভায়া পাটনা )     पूर्वा एक्सप्रेस (पटना के रास्ते)

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Fri Feb 03, 2017 (01:03PM)
Updated: Jan 23 2017 (18:43) by IR no more Safe^~
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12303/12304/12381/12382 has RSA. ; 3 Rakes
Rating: 3.7/5 (190 votes)
cleanliness - good (32)
punctuality - average (35)
food - good (29)
ticket avbl - average (31)
u/r coach - good (16)
railfanning - excellent (32)
safety - excellent (31)
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Train Tip
Food/Catering
0 Followers
429 views
Apr 11 2017 (21:05)   12304/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

ashvin30   22 blog posts
Entry# 2231464            Tags   Past Edits
Beware, all beverages, including water not IRCTC approved & unbranded. Selling coffee @30/- in the name of Cappucino. Complaint sent via Twitter.

429 views
Apr 11 2017 (21:08)
mushfiquekhalid^~   3940 blog posts   2269 correct pred (73% accurate)
Re# 2231464-1            Tags   Past Edits
link of the twitter PLz
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Train Tip
Speed/Punctuality
1 Followers
579 views
Apr 05 2017 (09:49)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Deviltycoon~   8 blog posts   42 correct pred (78% accurate)
Entry# 2223041            Tags   Past Edits
I traveled on 28.02.2017 and that is the worst punctual train i had ever seen. If you have enough time then only buy the ticket up-to New Delhi. Till Mughal Sarai Junction running status is good but after that nightmare starts.
013
Train Tip
Food/Catering
1 Followers
2607 views
Jan 10 2017 (14:15)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

IR no more Safe^~   20952 blog posts   96264 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 2122347            Tags   Past Edits
Very decent Pantry Food Available.
Here is Lunch served around 12:30.
.
Menu - Rice, 2 Roti, Dal, Matar Paneer, Pickle, Sweet (Soanpapdi Cake).
It was well packed, hygienic & really tasty.
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Most important it was Warm served.
Rs 120 for Veg.
.
Even Veg Biryani, Egg Biriyani, Pakora, were also being sold by Pantry Catering boys.
Tea, Coffee like usual sold for Rs 10 with biscuit.

1123 views
Jan 10 2017 (17:27)
300 confirmed timlines~   961 blog posts   76 correct pred (63% accurate)
Re# 2122347-1            Tags   Past Edits
Mouth Watering! I want to taste this.

1603 views
Jan 10 2017 (22:28)
arunpanchal2   250 blog posts
Re# 2122347-2            Tags   Past Edits
quality and quantity does not match with price.

1620 views
Jan 10 2017 (22:29)
IR no more Safe^~   20952 blog posts   96264 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 2122347-3            Tags   Past Edits
quality does, quantity doesn't. , but still better then most of Pantry food.

1860 views
Jan 10 2017 (22:34)
Bengal Nagpur Railway™~   2460 blog posts   154 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 2122347-4            Tags   Past Edits
Looks appetizing & mouth watering, plus I would say it's mediocre in price too!

1531 views
Jan 10 2017 (23:55)
Mohd Arif   15002 blog posts   1479 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 2122347-5            Tags   Past Edits
bt sir this is not even full thali ,, where is subzi nd water ?

1532 views
Jan 10 2017 (23:58)
IR no more Safe^~   20952 blog posts   96264 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 2122347-6            Tags   Past Edits
water was not given.
Panner + Dal, hence "may be" sabzi wasn't given.
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Speed/Punctuality
0 Followers
1971 views
Nov 24 2016 (16:31)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Saurabh®~   1850 blog posts   36 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 2070016            Tags   Past Edits
Now-a-days it maintains timing only upto asn/kiul afterwards starts loosing time. Condition worsens in PNBE-MGS section by the chain pulling by daily up down passengers in the section and frequent stoppages like ara/buxar/danapur. And if it reaches MGS late more than 30 mins, then gets trolled by SK, and raj gang. Avoid this train specially in upcoming foggy winter season.
Apart from timing ,
coach condition - good,
food/bedding
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- ok,
cleanliness - ok.

1963 views
Nov 24 2016 (16:34)
siddharthanand82^~   9298 blog posts   425 correct pred (74% accurate)
Re# 2070016-1            Tags   Past Edits
Change category... Your tip is not related to seating
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Train Tip
Speed/Punctuality
0 Followers
7713 views
Aug 16 2015 (21:20)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Dipanjan Das   703 blog posts   2 correct pred (40% accurate)
Entry# 1566801            Tags   Past Edits
This Journey Turned Out To Be A Nightmare. The Worst Train Journey In Last 5 Years. It Maintained Its Schedule Till ASN. From There It Started Getting Delayed. Reached PNBE & MGS 1 Hr Behind Schedule. As We Woke Up In The Morning, We Learned That The Train Is Running 4 Hours Late. And Since Then It Never Behaved Like A "Super Fast". Reached NDLS At 12 Noon. Pantry Staffs Are Worst Of All. Through Out The Journey, They Only Offered TEA & No Coffee. Even There Wasnt Biscuits With Tea Even Though They Charged INR 10/- . Even On Board House Keeping Staffs Were Not As Efficient As In Gyaneshwari Or Gitanjali
Punctuality : 00/10
Speed
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: 04/10
Rail Fanning: 05/10
Hygiene : 05/10

5993 views
Sep 29 2015 (19:35)
Guest: 89be8973   show all posts
Re# 1566801-1            Tags   Past Edits
ooo but mere saath kabhi nahi hua aisa

5425 views
Jan 30 2016 (15:05)
Guest: 7db813cb   show all posts
Re# 1566801-2            Tags   Past Edits
Agree with your point of PUNCTUALITY & DELAYS but totally Disagree to your Other points!

4323 views
Jul 03 2016 (16:29)
WAP 4 22415 HOWRAH~   65 blog posts   325 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1566801-3            Tags   Past Edits
Don't worry I am with you. I have faced same problem with 12304 a little year ago. I would like to mention you that 12381/12382 Poorva Express via Gaya is more Punctual than 12303/12304 Poorva Express via Patna.

3389 views
Aug 04 2016 (16:31)
Durg Humsafar Coming Soon🙆~   499 blog posts   19256 correct pred (89% accurate)
Re# 1566801-4            Tags   Past Edits
Yes u rite...POORVA EXPRESS via GAYA is more punctual and i give 4 out of 5 points bt POORVA EXP via PATNA should only get 2 out of 5 points

2579 views
Oct 21 2016 (10:56)
300 confirmed timlines~   961 blog posts   76 correct pred (63% accurate)
Re# 1566801-5            Tags   Past Edits
Dipanjanda, Poorva has Super Service. It was First Super Deluxe Train of India. Poorva is fifth Best train After Howrah Rajdhani, Sealdah Rajdhani, HWH-NDLS Duronto and SDAH-NDLS Duronto Between Kolkata and Delhi
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Rail Fanning
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2087 views
Oct 07 2016 (11:53)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

300 confirmed timlines~   961 blog posts   76 correct pred (63% accurate)
Entry# 2014668            Tags   Past Edits
For Railfaning in HWH-PNBE Stretch, I Think This is The Best Train
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Speed/Punctuality
0 Followers
4845 views
Jun 24 2015 (16:03)   12304/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Guest: 2a4f7d8d   show all posts
Entry# 1522774            Tags   Past Edits
Very poor puncutality.
Iss train pe railway board ko attention dena chahiye
Because
iss route(ndls-cnb-ald-mgs-pnbe-jsme-asn-hwh)
Pe yeh train hi late chalti hai.
Baaki
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sab thik hai
Fooding
bedding
etc sabhi chize bahut hi achi hai
Speed bhi perfect hai as a superfast train required

4812 views
Jun 24 2015 (16:26)
Alok Nigam   461 blog posts   5 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1522774-1            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks for the informative tip.
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Train Tip
Rail Fanning
0 Followers
7077 views
Dec 19 2013 (08:01)   12303/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Guest: 7fc96157   show all posts
Entry# 938874            Tags   Past Edits
We travelled on 12303 Poorva Express on May 18 th to NDLS. On that day it was had its LHB coaches instead of ICF coaches. The train was run with LHB coaches on 3oth April for the first time. We reached NDLS at 7:02 AM, 3 mins ahead of scheduled time.

Dec 19 2013 (11:16)
अमित झा*^~   7152 blog posts   115 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 938874-1            Tags   Past Edits
12303 is doing great since 2yrs now.. its only 12304 jo late hoti hai..
a few years ago 12303 ki halat ye thi ki NDLS pe arrival time 11:30am hi ban gaya tha.. roj late hoti thi.. abhi last 2 yrs se punctual hai
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Speed/Punctuality
0 Followers
6091 views
Jan 15 2015 (14:04)   12304/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

Alok Kumar Karn   3 blog posts   13 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 1340744            Tags   Past Edits
Request user and passenger not to travel in this train no:-12304 Poorva Exp (Via Patna) as from the train history this is running late by a day...So travel at urs risk..

6044 views
Jan 15 2015 (14:41)
Nitin Kumar~   2580 blog posts   303 correct pred (66% accurate)
Re# 1340744-1            Tags   Past Edits
hahha..haha Bas yahi sunna baki tha :P
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Train Tip
Ticket Booking/WL
0 Followers
7247 views
May 26 2014 (01:39)   12304/Poorva Express (via Patna) (PT)

छोटा आदमी~   7294 blog posts   102340 correct pred (91% accurate)
Entry# 1111309            Tags   Past Edits
RacAllocation from NDLS - HWH in 2A is 8.
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