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Posted: Jun 30 2017 (23:55)
Last Response: Jul 01 2017 (15:04)
Other NewsJun 30 2017 (21:13) Humsafar Express runs too fast on debut, leaves 23 passengers chasing from Jalandhar to Ludhiana
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You’ve most likely heard of trains being late. You may also have heard of people reaching late for their train. Here’s something rather rare. On its first regular run on Friday, the Humsafar Express (Jammu Tawi-Tirupati) was running faster by an hour and more against it scheduled time, which meant that 23 people in Jalandhar missed it. In fact, the train reached Ludhiana, around 60 km ahead, even before its scheduled timing for Jalandhar!
The luxury Express reached Jalandhar Cantt station at 8.40 am, an hour ahead of schedule, and left after a five-minute halt. It was scheduled to reach Ludhiana at 10.55am but, it gathered even more time, and reached at 9.28am after a 33-minute dash. This was 87 minutes —...
Right now, the TT and stoppages of this train (22705/06) is different on websites (IR, NTES, IRI), need to be updated.
* How a train reaching 1 hr before the scheduled arrival time at Jalandhar Cantt can leave the station 1 hr before scheduled departure time? The train has to stay at the station till its scheduled departure time.
* The HS run Jammu to Jalandhar, a distance of 212kms nonstop on electrified double line (110kmph) and the scheduled time is 4:10 hrs @ 51kmph only! This distance should be covered within in 3 hrs, so the train running 1 hr before time is no big deal.
* Similarly Jalandhar-Ludhiana is 52kms only on...
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