Forum Super Search
Posting Date From:
Posting Date To:
Train Type:
ONLY with Pic/Vid:
Sort by: Date:     Word Count:     Popularity:     
Public:    Pvt: Monitor:    RailFan Club:    

Full Site Search
Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:26:02 ISTHomeTrainsΣChainsAtlasPNRForumGalleryNewsFAQTripsLoginFeedback
Fri Jul 21, 2017 10:26:02 IST

Blog Entry# 1834718  
Posted: May 06 2016 (08:54)

22 Responses
Last Response: May 07 2016 (20:43)
General Travel
May 06 2016 (08:54)   AGTL/Agartala (3 PFs)

rajib022   403 blog posts   10721 correct pred (70% accurate)
Entry# 1834718            Tags   Past Edits
New train services from Agartala to Delhi and Kolkata will be introduced after May 20 this month, an official said here on Thursday.
“The state government was informed by the railways authority that super fast trains from Agartala to Kolkata and Delhi would be introduced within this month after May 20,” State Transport Secretary Samarjit Bhowmick told reporters here.
found a place in the broad gauge railway map in March this year.
“Two major hurdles for introducing the super fast trains are maintenance facility of the trains and a recent landslide on Haflong-Badarpur railway track in Assam. Works are on to clear the debris on Haflong-Badarpur section and Northern railways were asked to provide maintenance facility to the trains to be stationed at Agartala railway station,” he said. - PTI
**Source - THE HINDU (06.05.2016)

17 posts - Fri May 06, 2016

May 06 2016 (09:43)
rajib022   403 blog posts   10721 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1834718-18            Tags   Past Edits
please do not thing this badly. I am not talking about pakistan, this is bangaldesh, not so much terror country like pakistan, if govt can think of businesslike by joining the link between kolkata & agartala via bangladesh, why not we think, if govt can secure proper arrangement of police in the train, then this may be very very helpful

May 06 2016 (22:11)
rajib022   403 blog posts   10721 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1834718-19            Tags   Past Edits
also see this link too, that the Union ministry of development of northeast region (DoNER) has sanctioned Rs 580 crore for the construction of the long-awaited railway corridor connecting Agartala with Bangladesh...
Source:- click here

May 06 2016 (22:16)
mushfiquekhalid^~   4283 blog posts   2527 correct pred (73% accurate)
Re# 1834718-20            Tags   Past Edits

May 07 2016 (05:49)
rajib022   403 blog posts   10721 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 1834718-21            Tags   Past Edits
this is The Hindu- link, ur link is diferent

May 07 2016 (20:43)
sbj   30 blog posts   10 correct pred (77% accurate)
Re# 1834718-22            Tags   Past Edits
Sorry to say but it is not suggested to avail a train Via Dhaka due to unrest situation in BD. Also yes it will take huge time for custom clearance. Please note custom clearance to be obtained 4 times in each travel for AGTL KOAA train via BD.

ARP (Advanced Reservation Period) Calculator

Reservations Open Today @ 8am for:
Trains with ARP 10 Dep on: Mon Jul 31
Trains with ARP 15 Dep on: Sat Aug 5
Trains with ARP 30 Dep on: Sun Aug 20
Trains with ARP 120 Dep on: Sat Nov 18


Rail News

New Trains

Site Announcements

  • Entry# 2175399
    Feb 23 2017 (01:22PM)

    There has recently been a lot of frustration among RFs when their Station Pics, Loco Pics, Train Pics get rejected because the "number is not showing", "shed is not visible", the loco/train is at a distance, Train Board is too small, "better pic available", etc. . To address this issue, effective tomorrow, ALL...
  • Entry# 2165159
    Feb 15 2017 (09:53AM)

    A minor update, but may impact many members: Hereafter, FMs will be able to delete invalid Red Flags on Imaginary trains. Red Flags can be removed by FMs, only against specific complaints filed against the blog. This does not give all members the right to complain against EVERY single red flag they...
  • Entry# 2155798
    Feb 08 2017 (11:40AM)

    -@all members: As of recently, there has been a trend whereby minor name updates of Trains/Stations - whether such and such regional name should be there or not, whether the train should be called "Abc Express" or "Abc Superfast Express", etc. are threatening to take over the majority of Timeline entries. Also,...
  • Entry# 2147631
    Feb 01 2017 (11:05AM)

    A new experimental feature is being introduced called BotD - "Blog of the Day". The rules are: . 1. Replies are not eligible - only the Top Blog. 2. ONLY Blogs posted today (the day of the vote) are eligible. 3. Every member has ONE vote. In the course of the day, you may keep...
  • Entry# 2136570
    Jan 23 2017 (12:25AM)

    Several new features have been introduced recently to the Forum, and we are forever striving to make Member experience here more productive and satisfying. With the recent introduction and success of the new FM System, it has been observed that small groups of highly involved and enthusiastic members are far more...
  • Entry# 2134907
    Jan 21 2017 (02:46PM)

    It has been over 2 weeks since the appointment of the current batch of FMs and 750 Complaints have been handled so far. It gives me immense pleasure in congratulating them for running the team diligently, professionally, competently and above all, without a shred of controversy or bias. The FM position...
Scroll to Top
Scroll to Bottom

Go to Mobile site
Disclaimer: This website has NO affiliation with the Government-run site of Indian Railways. This site does NOT claim 100% accuracy of fast-changing Rail Information. YOU are responsible for independently confirming the validity of information through other sources.