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Today (13:23)   09805/Kota-Jabalpur One Way Special

12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~   36477 blog posts   34556 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 3909208            Tags   Past Edits
LHB rake transfer?
  
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Oct 12 (16:59)  

Hareesh Mangalam*^~   4335 blog posts   43329 correct pred (78% accurate)
Entry# 3892429            Tags   Past Edits
identify this train with A10 coach

5 Public Posts - Fri Oct 12, 2018

  
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Oct 12 (23:41)
१२२१४•यशवंतपुर दुरंतो एक्सप्रेस•१२२१३^~   40715 blog posts   23534 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 3892429-6            Tags   Past Edits
Sir please post such type of blogs in QUIZ category for better audience.

  
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Today (13:05)
Waiting for JBP WAP7~   2382 blog posts   2955 correct pred (82% accurate)
Re# 3892429-7            Tags   Past Edits
Then their is no train which has A10 in it.
Wrong question

  
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Today (13:11)
Somanko^~   15603 blog posts   10138 correct pred (93% accurate)
Re# 3892429-8            Tags   Past Edits
Tell the original blogger about this. He gave us visual proof so he should have an answer

  
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Today (13:21)
Transfer Gorakdham SF to NWR~   5766 blog posts   5036 correct pred (86% accurate)
Re# 3892429-9            Tags   Past Edits
mumbai ki ek local ka nmbr h A10 i guess. 🤔

  
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Today (13:22)
sreerup kol^~   12520 blog posts   8974 correct pred (83% accurate)
Re# 3892429-10            Tags   Past Edits
Yes. Maybe.
  
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Feb 06 2017 (22:32)   Railways to show green signal to a train in Andaman and Nicobar

Jayashree ❖ Amita*^   41217 news posts
Entry# 2155875   News Entry# 293280         Tags   Past Edits
A 240-KM broad-gauge railway line connecting two major islands, with bridges and stations along the coast, will be part of an ambitious rail link connecting Port Blair with Diglipur on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands — a first in the country that will bring the archipelago on the rail map.
The Railway Ministry is set to approve the project, which will connect the Union Territory’s capital city in the south with the largest town on the north Andaman island currently linked by a 350-km bus service that takes over 14 hours and a ship that takes around 24 hours. There is no air connectivity.
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to an internal survey report of the ministry, the cost of the line will be Rs 2,413.68 crore with a negative rate of return on investment of -9.64 per cent. The Railways considers a line to be commercially viable if this figure is at least a positive of 12 per cent. But the ministry is set to approve this project owing to its “uniqueness and strategic importance”, according to documents reviewed by The Indian Express.
The ministry’s Planning and Finance directorates cleared the project last week saying it is desirable because “it is unique, away from the mainland, and has tourism potential.”
andamaan
Giving a fillip to the rail link, the Union Territory administration has agreed to share 50 per cent of the project’s operational cost — or loss.
“As soon as the line is commissioned, tourism will see a jump from the current 4.5 lakh visitors a year to around 6 lakh a year, as per our estimates. So even though the railway survey shows a negative return, our assessment is otherwise. However, we have agreed to share the operational losses, if any,” Jagdish Mukhi, Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, told The Indian Express.
According to the UT administration, the line has tourism potential and is of “immense strategic value” to the defence forces because Diglipur is just 300 km by sea from the southern coast of Myanmar — a broad-gauge train line from Port Blair to Diglipur will take three hours at the most.
The Railways’ Planning wing has suggested that the project may be taken up as part of the strategic lines it will build for Defence ministry, such as those in the border regions of the Northeast. The Finance arm has said that it may be taken up as a national project, like the Kashmir link, in which the general exchequer is billed. The Railway Board will take a final view on this issue soon.
The initial survey for the proposed line was completed in December 2014 but the plan was dropped. Last year, the project received a fresh push when the Railways updated the survey and the UT administration said it would chip in.
Among the major tourist attractions in Diglipur are the Ross and Smith islands. “These are just two of the main attractions. Lakhs of tourists take great pains to reach there from Port Blair every year. With the railway line in place, that part essentially become a part of the capital, beneficial to tourists, local residents and the defence forces,” said Mukhi

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Today (12:07)
BijapurBulls2Titles~   5409 blog posts   354 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2155875-14            Tags   Past Edits
ha ha, the quality of A/N line will be above substandard, that what i heard, because they are planning to increase tourism with it. Kind of semi speed train

  
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Today (12:11)
೧೬೫೩೫❤ಗೋಲ್ ಗುಂಬಜ್ ಎಕ್ಸ್‌ಪ್ರೆಸ್❤೧೬೫೩೬~   5212 blog posts   297 correct pred (54% accurate)
Re# 2155875-15            Tags   Past Edits
With negative rate of returns of -9 they going for substandard like semi speed and here so many lines awaiting and already serving with good positive rate of returns but no such speeds yet.. Nice thinking of MOR over this..

  
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Today (12:22)
HOG WAM4 WAP1~   4513 blog posts
Re# 2155875-16            Tags   Past Edits
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Very useful anna
There is a push from the military for this line.That's why the proposal even came up despite the negative returns.
The broad gauge line is required for quick mobilization of military equipment.
For tourism, and even the local traffic, an MG line would be very economical and the rolling stock from the mainland routes which are going through GC can be sent here instead of scrapping them.
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This proposal for a MG/NG line was in fact put forward a few times in the past as well). Andaman had a NG tramway (light railway which even had a locomotive working on it) for many decades between Wimberleyganj and Shore Point (with many branches) called the 'Wimberlygunj Forest tramway'. It was proposed to convert portions of this into a light railway to serve Port Blair and the surroundings, but the proposal never took off.

  
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Today (13:18)
BijapurBulls2Titles~   5409 blog posts   354 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2155875-17            Tags   Past Edits
ha ha, what to do. This is not first time, even in 2010 also this route got sanctioned by Mamata then RM, Her idea was to use heritage MG trains in the island. but again went into cold storage for 7 years, now again in 2017 they proposed it, let see what will happen this time, already two years over now almost

  
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Today (13:21)
೧೬೫೩೫❤ಗೋಲ್ ಗುಂಬಜ್ ಎಕ್ಸ್‌ಪ್ರೆಸ್❤೧೬೫೩೬~   5212 blog posts   297 correct pred (54% accurate)
Re# 2155875-18            Tags   Past Edits
Hhm this time this should take place at least...
  
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Today (13:21)   19201/Secunderabad - Porbandar Weekly Express (PT)

💖12763💖 Padmavati Superfast Express💖12764💖^~   5101 blog posts   187 correct pred (61% accurate)
Entry# 3909202            Tags   Past Edits
#TB update
  
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Oct 10 (16:11)   STP/Sitapur (3 PFs)

©shuk™ RAILWAY My 1st crush^~   3277 blog posts   1572 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 3885380            Tags   Past Edits
Finally the D day has come when NER has taken mega block to link tracks at STP/Sitapur. 20 hours of 2 day long mega block been taken (10 hour's each day) where new track (coming from ASH/Aishbagh) will be linked to existing track (coming from BUW/Burhwal). Post mega block which is part of ASH-STP GC any train coming from LJN-ASH-LC-DAL can go to SPN-MB via STP/SCC along with MLN-PBE route and any train coming from GKP-GD-BUW can also go to MLN-PBE route along with SPN-MB route and vice versa. Now STP/Sitapur will have 5 BG line. Have a look of small glimpse of mega block.

8 Public Posts - Wed Oct 10, 2018

3 Public Posts - Thu Oct 11, 2018

1 Public Posts - Fri Oct 12, 2018

4 Public Posts - Sun Oct 14, 2018

  
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Oct 14 (21:37)
©shuk™ RAILWAY My 1st crush^~   3277 blog posts   1572 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 3885380-17            Tags   Past Edits
25-Oct but not officially confirmed so wait for official notification to come.

  
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Oct 14 (22:14)
Śhobhit Şhukla~   285 blog posts
Re# 3885380-18            Tags   Past Edits
Someone was saying on 23-24 and Speed trial on 25th October.. Rvnl officials are also saying the same.. Let's see..

  
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Oct 14 (23:58)
©shuk™ RAILWAY My 1st crush^~   3277 blog posts   1572 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 3885380-19            Tags   Past Edits
Mega block was milestone for ASH-STP GC which has been achieved on 10 & 11-Oct moreover freight trains are regularly running so if CRS is planned on 23 & 24 including speed trial on 25-Oct then it would be awesome news for said section. Only worry is commencement coz in IR many sections been open after many months of successful CRS.

  
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Today (12:50)
abhi   1 blog posts
Re# 3885380-20            Tags   Past Edits
Any update about CRS and Speed trial?

  
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Today (13:18)
Śhobhit Şhukla~   285 blog posts
Re# 3885380-21            Tags   Past Edits
22-23 October in 2 phases.. speed trial is also scheduled on 23oct
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