Timeline
 Travel Tip
 Trip
 Race
 Social
 Greeting
 Poll
 Img
 PNR
 Pic
 Blog
 News
 Conf TL
 RF Club
 Convention
 Monitor
 Admin
 Followed
 Rating
 HJ
 Vote
 Pred
 @
 FM Alert
 FM Approval
 Pvt
Forum Super Search
 ↓ 
×
HashTag:
Freq Contact:
Member:
Posting Date From:
Posting Date To:
Blog Category:
Train Type:
Train:
Station:
ONLY with Pic/Vid:
Sort by: Date:     Word Count:     Popularity:     
Public:    Pvt: Monitor:    RailFan Club:    

Search
  Go  
Full Site Search
  Full Site Search  
 
Thu May 24 08:05:04 IST
Home
Trains
ΣChains
Atlas
PNR
Forum
Gallery
News
FAQ
Trips
Login
Feedback
PostPost Trn TipPost Stn TipAdvanced Search

Blog Entry# 2993411
Posted: Jan 12 (09:56)

2 Responses
Last Response: Jan 12 (09:57)
  
Rail News
0 Followers
385 views

New Facilities/Technology
SR/Southern
Jan 12 (09:51)   Chennai-Mysuru Travellers Get a Pongal Gift – Swanky ‘Anubhuti’ Coaches!

karbang~   559 news posts
Entry# 2993411   News Entry# 326803         Tags   Past Edits
LCD infotainment television screens, attendant call buttons, reading lights and seats with footrests – No, I am not describing the features on an aeroplane. These are the features of the all-new Anubhuti luxury coach by the Indian Railways.
With the harvest festival just around the corner, the Southern Railway is all set to gift its passengers on the Chennai-Bengaluru-Mysore Shatabdi a gift of indulgence and comfort by adding two new luxury coaches to its existing fleet.
So far, ten such compartments have been built at the Integral Coach Factory in Chennai. Western and
...
more...
Central Railways will get two each, while six have been allotted to the Northern Railway.
Like all new railway coaches, the Anubhuti compartments come with anti-graffiti protection. They have ergonomically designed bio-toilets with touch-free taps to reduce wastage of water. The mini-pantry remains the same except for the addition of soup boilers, reports Economic Times.
There will also be a GPS-based passenger information system.
Each seat has an LCD infotainment touchscreen, which allows passengers to choose between movies and music and serves as a platform for information and feedback.
A pair of headphones will be provided for each screen. There will be a USB mobile charging point for each passenger between two adjoining seats. The toilets are touch-free modular types and also have a hand-drier facility, a top official said. Each coach cost Rs 3 crore, the official said, as reported in Times of India.
A report also suggested that these coaches will be operated as an executive class coach. Currently, the Chennai-Bengaluru-Mysuru Shatabdi has only one executive class coach.
As of now, fares for the executive class coach on the train from Chennai to Mysuru costs Rs 1,835 and to Bengaluru Rs 1,445. The fare on the Anubhuti coach will be around Rs 2,200 and Rs 1,735 after the increase.
If you happen to travel by this coach, we would love to hear about it.

  
393 views

Jan 12 (09:56)
karbang~   322 blog posts   3 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 2993411-1            Tags   Past Edits

  
390 views

Jan 12 (09:57)
KSR Bengaluru Chennai Mail^~   12543 blog posts   22720 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 2993411-2            Tags   Past Edits
First run today.

ARP (Advanced Reservation Period) Calculator

Reservations Open Today @ 8am for:
Trains with ARP 10 Dep on: Sun Jun 3
Trains with ARP 15 Dep on: Fri Jun 8
Trains with ARP 30 Dep on: Sat Jun 23
Trains with ARP 120 Dep on: Fri Sep 21

  
  

Rail News

New Trains

Site Announcements

  • Entry# 3444356
    Yesterday (12:09PM)


    @all: With the introduction of the pre-moderation scheme for new IDs described here Blog Entry# 3443990-1 and Entry# 3441062 , following is a summary of Forum Guidelines in effect: . 1. Blog Posts by new IDs appear in public ONLY AFTER scrutiny and approval by FMs. A member may create as many Fake IDs as...
  • Entry# 3441062
    May 22 (12:51PM)


    The system detailed here Blog Entry# 3440635 will be rolled out soon. Meanwhile, immediately, to curb the menace of fake IDs, starting tomorrow, all blog posts from New Members will be "PRE-moderated". . What this means is that, UNTIL the member acquires at least 10 public positive Ratings - Great/Thanks, etc. . 1. ALL posted blogs...
  • Entry# 3440635
    May 22 (10:04AM)


    To curb the proliferation of duplicate IDs in IRI, we shall soon be requiring SMS-based authentication to post blogs. . Members will be required to provide a mobile phone number to authenticate their accounts. An OTP will be sent to the number. Upon entering the OTP, the account will be associated with that...
  • Entry# 3416383
    May 14 (12:40PM)


    This an advance announcement of some important changes coming to our Groups. . Pl. read Entry# 2136570 posted more than a year ago. Subsequent to this, some long-pending changes will be introduced in the coming weeks. . At this point, we have many Groups with hundreds of dormant/inactive members who may have left the site...
  • Entry# 3416198
    May 14 (10:27AM)


    The following features have been introduced. Pl. check the relevant screenshots. 1. While Posting News, a new "Fetch Article" button has been added. After you paste the URL in the box, clicking the button will fetch the News Title, Article and all the pics from the page. The Article and Title will...
  • Entry# 3361218
    Apr 29 (10:59PM)


    We shall be having the IRI Moving Convention this year - ONE week long. Route: BCT -> ADI -> JP -> NDLS -> BSB -> HWH -> MAS -> SBC. Dates: July 9 to July 17 Jul 9: BCT -> ADI Jul 10: ADI -> JP Jul 11: JP -> NDLS Jul 12: NDLS -> BSB Jul 13:...
Scroll to Top
Scroll to Bottom
Go to Mobile site
Important Note: This website NEVER solicits for Money or Donations. Please beware of anyone requesting/demanding money on behalf of IRI. Thanks.
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.