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Blog Entry# 2788518
Posted: Nov 19 2017 (14:54)

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Nov 19 2017 (03:55)   Extension of Thiruvananthapuram - Guwahati Superfast Trains ( Via Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam) Up to Silchar

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Ministry of Railways has approved to extend Train. No. 12507/12508 & 12515/12516 Thiruavananthapuram Central – Guwahati weekly superfast trains upto Silchar with effect from 21stNovember, 2017.
Shri Rajen Gohain, Hon’ble Minister of State for Railways will flag off the extension of inaugural Special Train Ex.Silchar to Thiruvananthapuram Central at Silchar Railway Station today i.e., 18thNovember,2017.
Train No. 02516 Silchar – Thiruvananthapuram Central Inaugural Special Train (Tentative Timings):
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No. 02516 Silchar – Thiruvananthapuram special Train will depart Silchar at 15:30 hrs today i.e., 18thNovember, 2017 (Saturday) and arrive Thiruvanantapuram Central at 20.00 hrs o­n 21st November, 2017 (Tuesday).
Regular Service of Extension of Train No. 12508/12507 & 12516/12515 Thiruvananthapuram – Guwahati – Thiruvanantapuram weekly trains upto Silchar
Train No. 12508/12507 & 12516/12515 Thiruvananthapuram Central - Guwahati Weekly Superfast trains are extended from/to Silchar as per the details given below:-
Accordingly, Train No. 12516 Silchar – Thiruvananthapuram Central Weekly Superfast will depart Silchar at 19:55 hrs o­n Tuesday , arrive/depart Badarpur at 20:50/21:15 hrs, New Haflong at 23:19/23:24 hrs, Lumding at 01:55/02:25 hrs, Hojai at 03:20/03:22 hrs, Guwahati at 06:00/06:20 hrs o­n the next day and arrive Thiruvananthapuram Central at 22:40 hrs o­n Friday with effect from 21stNovember,2017.
In the return direction, Train No. 12515 Thiruvananthapuram Central - SilcharWeekly Superfast will depart Thiruvananthapuram Central at 12:40 hrs o­n Sunday, arrive/depart Guwahati at 05:40/06:00 hrs o­n Wednesday, Hojai at 08:48/08:50 hrs, Lumding at 10:15/10:45 hrs, New Haflong at 13:20/13:25 hrs, Badarpur at 15:45/16:10 hrs and arrive Silchar at 17:15 hrs with effect from 26th November,2017.
Accordingly, Train No. 12508 Silchar – Thiruvananthapuram Central Weekly Superfast will depart Silchar at 19:55 hrs o­n Thursday , arrive/depart Badarpur at 20:50/21:15 hrs, New Haflong at 23:19/23:24 hrs, Lumding at 01:55/02:25 hrs, Hojai at 03:20/03:22 hrs, Guwahati at 06:00/06:20 hrs o­n the next day and arrive Thiruvananthapuram Central at 22:40 hrs o­n Sunday with effect from 23rd November,2017.
In the return direction, Train No. 12507 Thiruvananthapuram Central - SilcharWeekly Superfast will depart Thiruvananthapuram Central at 16:55 hrs o­n Tuesday, arrive/depart Guwahati at 08:10/08:30 hrs o­n Friday, Hojai at 10:40/10:42 hrs, Lumding at 12:00/12:30 hrs, New Haflong at 15:15/15:20 hrs, Badarpur at 17:25/17:50 hrs and arrive at Silchar at 19:00 hrs with effect from 28thNovember,2017.
The above Superfast Trains will run as Express Trains over extended route i.e., between Guwahati and Silchar.
The Scheduled Timings and stoppages of the above trains over existing route i.e., Guwahati – Thiruvanantahapuram will remain same as per the existing Time Table
The Train composition consists of AC II Tier, AC III Tier, Sleeper Class, General Second Class, pantry car and Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches.

4 posts - Sun Nov 19, 2017

  
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Nov 19 2017 (22:20)
રેન્જિત બિ કે~   865 blog posts   9916 correct pred (86% accurate)
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Was under the impression both trains are getting degraded as Express after extension to SCL. With average speed of 53kmph & running late regularly, both 12507/08 & 12515/16 deserves to be converted to Express trains (renumbered as 15607/08 & 15615/16), end to end.

  
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Nov 19 2017 (22:20)
Congrats Rohit Sharma for 3rd Double Ton^~   14419 blog posts   4183 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2788518-6            Tags   Past Edits
Yes they will be coverted after ARP duration

  
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Nov 19 2017 (22:33)
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Re# 2788518-7            Tags   Past Edits
Nice decision.

  
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Nov 20 2017 (21:49)
DhnEcr~   6056 blog posts
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Was this extension part of request from SR or NFR

  
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Nov 20 2017 (21:58)
Bang on RoHIT^~   2690 blog posts   429 correct pred (86% accurate)
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Proposal was send by NFR

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