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Today (02:47)   Piyush Goyal tells railways to use saloons for commercial purpose

sudhir~   235 news posts
Entry# 3911289   News Entry# 365194         Tags   Past Edits
NEW DELHI: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has instructed IRCTC to use the two saloons earmarked for him for the general public's use, a source said.Goyal asked the Railways' catering arm to free saloons not being used for safety or operational needs for public use commercially on payment basis.In March this year, IRCTC opened India's first saloon coach with air-conditioned rooms, attached bathrooms and valet services to the public -- initially reserved only for railway officials."The minister feels saloons are trappings of a colonial mindset with no place in modern India. He has not only given up two saloons which were earmarked for him, but has also asked IRCTC to give up those that are not being used by the Railways,and use them commercially," said the source.The saloons or inspection cars can usually accommodate two families and are adequately built to facilitate stay for upto five days.They usually comprise of two bedrooms,...
a lounge, a pantry, a toilet and a kitchen.Railways has a total of 336 saloon cars across railway zones, among them 62 are air-conditioned.

Today (02:49)
sudhir~   9281 blog posts   3834 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 3911289-1            Tags   Past Edits
''Railways has a total of 336 saloon cars across railway zones, among them 62 are air-conditioned'' Something new for me
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Jun 04 (20:47)   14005/Lichchavi Express

suchi5101   52 blog posts   15 correct pred (65% accurate)
Entry# 3490310            Tags   Past Edits
Lichchavi has become more punctual than Vaishali in the last month, kaise hua ye chamatkar - whats behind this transformation?

1 Public Posts - Sun Jul 01, 2018

Today (02:45)
Enrique is My Hero😍😍~   315 blog posts   6 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 3490310-2            Tags   Past Edits
Ravish kumar ne kabhi naam nhi lia Lichchavi ka
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Today (02:35)   14005/Lichchavi Express | CNB/Kanpur Central (10 PFs)

Enrique is My Hero😍😍~   315 blog posts   6 correct pred (100% accurate)
Entry# 3911285            Tags   Past Edits
Again Lichchavi overtook Vaishali..
This is 5th time, I'm noticing this, that Lichchavi overtook Vaishali.

Today (02:37)
Enrique is My Hero😍😍~   315 blog posts   6 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 3911285-1            Tags   Past Edits
12801 Purushottam Superfast also overtook Vaishali
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Sep 01 (00:04)  

জ্যোতির্ময় নাগ   1121 blog posts   8152 correct pred (65% accurate)
Entry# 3767648            Tags   Past Edits
Akon ki ac te onward journey telescopic fare e kata bondho hoe gece??

5 Public Posts - Sat Sep 01, 2018

8 Public Posts - Tue Sep 11, 2018

Sep 17 (13:26)
জ্যোতির্ময় নাগ   1121 blog posts   8152 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 3767648-14            Tags   Past Edits
Any news abt special train of ser for durga puja..

Sep 17 (13:32)
Somanko^~   15603 blog posts   10138 correct pred (93% accurate)
Re# 3767648-15            Tags   Past Edits
Not yet

Today (01:32)
জ্যোতির্ময় নাগ   1121 blog posts   8152 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 3767648-16            Tags   Past Edits
Amar coromondal ta may b r conf hobe na as on 17 wl7 hoe ache 3ac te.. may b rac hobe.. ki bolo?? 1st day e 5min e ticket kete erom hole r ki korar ache.. pathetic...
Anywz happy pujo! 😊

Today (01:48)
Somanko^~   15603 blog posts   10138 correct pred (93% accurate)
Re# 3767648-17            Tags   Past Edits
Special er news ekjon diyechilo toh. Few days back. Ote kato ni keno?

Today (02:28)
জ্যোতির্ময় নাগ   1121 blog posts   8152 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 3767648-18            Tags   Past Edits
Amr panskura theke CC te oidin arekta ticket kata ache..Conf..Tai r dekha hoyni.. taaa chara 20th ei amk berote hoto r sedin kono special nei..R special train er late hobar kono thik thikana nei..
Journey Date: Tue Oct 16
12672/Nilgiri (Blue Mountain) SF Express (PT)
Trip Entry# 576399
Number of PNRs on this Trip: 1
Pax# 1
CBE/Coimbatore Main Junction --> MAS/Chennai Central
Departure: Tue Oct 16 2018 @ 20:55  Class: 2A
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Train Status: on time
Last Update: at MAS/Chennai Central @ Yesterday (04:52)
Arrived at Trip Destination
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2 Public Posts - Tue Oct 16, 2018

Oct 16 (21:55)
Pax# 1
Re# 3907440-3            Tags   Past Edits
at TUP/Tiruppur: 25m late

Yesterday (03:28)
Pax# 1
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at AJJ/Arakkonam Junction: 13m late

Yesterday (04:24)
Pax# 1
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at PER/Perambur: 19m late

Yesterday (04:52)
Pax# 1
Re# 3907440-6            Tags   Past Edits
at MAS/Chennai Central
Arrived 14 mins BT

Yesterday (04:52)
Pax# 1
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