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Blog Entry# 1731542  
Posted: Feb 06 2016 (16:59)

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Last Response: Jun 06 2016 (00:07)
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Feb 06 2016 (16:59)   56137/Ooty-Mettupalayam MG Passenger

Vinay~   1344 blog posts   912 correct pred (71% accurate)
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***!!!!Didnt get Reserved Tickets on both UP/DOWN toy trains??!!!!*****
Yet still,there's a chance to travel on this heritage railway from UAM to CNR/MTP.follow these simple steps!!
for UR tickets(to MTP)
PIC 1:JTBS counter is located just opp to railway station,be there by 9.15am to get tickets for 14.00DEP train(i.e)56137UAM-MTP PASS(remember only 40 tickets are issued for MTP bound pax)
2:since i visited ooty in off season,the crowd was less,and its easy to get ticket(take exact change,+1/ticket is taken as comission)
PIC 3,4:Getting tickets first isn't enough,there's another hurdle.."queue system" yes!!,be at this point as early as possible,i am here by
11.40am for 14.00pm train(there are seats for '40' pax bound to MTP.allocated on first cum first serve type.)
PIC 5,6:i said to be first in queue bcz,inorder to occupy golden seats on 'Right side of coach' towards MTP.ooty valley throughout journey will be on right side only(except few min),standing pax are late,they take their respective positions:P.:
for FC tickets till coonnor
PIC 7,8,9,more:take tickets from counter itself,tickets will be issued one day before journey date around 12.00PM(seen people wait in queue from 11.30am itself

1 posts - Sun Jun 05, 2016

Jun 05 2016 (21:41)
Vinay~   1344 blog posts   912 correct pred (71% accurate)
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no idea mate:(

Jun 05 2016 (21:49)
mushfiquekhalid^~   4285 blog posts   2527 correct pred (73% accurate)
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when did this rule come that only 40 tickets for MTP bound pax ?????

Jun 05 2016 (23:58)
Vinay~   1344 blog posts   912 correct pred (71% accurate)
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That aint a rule dude!! Only 40 unresrved seats will be there if they give more remaining should stand and go till MTP in that narrowed space between seats

Jun 06 2016 (00:03)
mushfiquekhalid^~   4285 blog posts   2527 correct pred (73% accurate)
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when i travelled from UAM-MTP we buyed the ticket at 13:00 approx but we got the ticlek and seat too

Jun 06 2016 (00:07)
Vinay~   1344 blog posts   912 correct pred (71% accurate)
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Depends on season nd pax that day:)

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