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15047/Purvanchal Express
পূর্বাঞ্চল এক্সপ্রেস     पूर्वांचल एक्सप्रेस

KOAA/Kolkata --> GKP/Gorakhpur Junction

Pantry/Catering
✕ Pantry Car
✓ On-board Catering
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E-catering available.
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Will be augmented by one extra Sleeper coach from 10/06/17 to 13/07/17
Sat Jun 10, 2017 (07:08AM)
Updated: Oct 04 2016 (09:47) by debarathi mandal
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Rating: 3.5/5 (40 votes)
cleanliness - good (7)
punctuality - good (8)
food - good (6)
ticket avbl - average (8)
u/r coach - good (5)
railfanning - good (6)
safety - good (5)
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Food/Catering
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Nov 24 2014 (14:53)   15048/Purvanchal Express

Prakash   8115 blog posts   1240 correct pred (61% accurate)
Entry# 1285671            Tags   Past Edits
Food is served by Local Vendors. Food is tasteless, below average quality. Better to carry your own food.

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Nov 29 2014 (19:02)
Guest: b271af9   show all posts
Re# 1285671-1            Tags   Past Edits
Vendors following pronoun's also attracts the passengers ,
Burger -baar garh.
Biryaani-beer aayee.
Sambar -same baar.
when pizza comes coach becomes plaza.

1703 views
Mar 19 2017 (21:06)
Yuva Rahul^~   3733 blog posts   7202 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 1285671-2            Tags   Past Edits
Still Same condition

1939 views
Mar 20 2017 (08:38)
Prakash   8115 blog posts   1240 correct pred (61% accurate)
Re# 1285671-3            Tags   Past Edits
3 years me bhi kuch nhi badla 😱

1832 views
Mar 20 2017 (17:49)
4madsun4   37 blog posts   127 correct pred (69% accurate)
Re# 1285671-4            Tags   Past Edits
I am a frequent traveller in train. Not even single train/caterer thinks about quality of Food. All the food which i had taken is tasteless. Also the price is more than wat was declared by IRCTC.
Even i asked why you guys are overpriced of each food items.. the reasons are,, sir, the pantry car is not in this train.. or sir this is third party.. or rate increased.. bla blas..
i don think Indian railway will take action on this.. none of the caterer is genuine in price and quality of
...
more...
food.

1086 views
Mar 24 2017 (18:57)
samarka95~   690 blog posts   167 correct pred (85% accurate)
Re# 1285671-5            Tags   Past Edits
Not only food...this is one of the most neglected train of IR the train from gkp never maintains its schedule.

1156 views
Mar 24 2017 (19:13)
IR no more Safe^~   22520 blog posts   98995 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1285671-6            Tags   Past Edits
NER ki ye worst maintained train hai.
kafi bar dekha BJU HTZU me.
coaches ki halat kafi khrab thi.

1160 views
Mar 24 2017 (19:16)
Yuva Rahul^~   3733 blog posts   7202 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 1285671-7            Tags   Past Edits
Proper maintenance de to aachi train hai ye
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Toilet/Water/Cleanliness
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Nov 24 2014 (14:51)   15048/Purvanchal Express

Prakash   8115 blog posts   1240 correct pred (61% accurate)
Entry# 1285666            Tags   Past Edits
In Sleeper coaches: Worst maintenance. Toilet is unclean, unhygienic. Water problem is there. Very bad treatment for this train.
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General
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Jul 28 2015 (00:53)   15047/Purvanchal Express

soham.bhattacharyya007   8 blog posts
Entry# 1552043            Tags   Past Edits
the best train to travel from kolkata/asansol to gorakhpur. maintains good speeed upto jhajha. gets delayed by an hour after jhajha due to conjestion ahead by the sealdah-ballia express. if on time it may be lucky enough to overtake the ballia. usually reachers gorakhpur about 40 mins late.
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Apr 13 2015 (15:42)   15048/Purvanchal Express

UP 72 AND HR 29*^~   4641 blog posts   3866 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 1427349            Tags   Past Edits
GKP to MFP S7 Unreserved Coach Hai.
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Rail Fanning
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Nov 24 2014 (14:59)   15048/Purvanchal Express

Prakash   8115 blog posts   1240 correct pred (61% accurate)
Entry# 1285674            Tags   Past Edits
In between MFP and KOAA: MFP Yard, SPJ Yard & Diesel locos, BWN Outer, Hoogly river bridge after Bandel, 90 degree right side curve before entering into KOAA.
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