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The Southern Railway ran almost double the number of special trains in the first nine months of 2017-18 as compared to those in the same period last in fiscal year. In order to clear the extra rush of traffic, Southern Railway operated 1,221 special trains during April - December, 2017 as compared to the 639 special trains that were operated during April - December, 2016, originating from Southern Railway to various destinations. Out of these, 436 special trains were run towards south Tamil Nadu, 478 special trains towards Kerala and 307 special trains... more...
towards other destinations. The demands of the passengers travelling during various festivals were also met as follows: 28 special trains during Velankanni festival. 51 special trains during Onam / Puja festival. 49 special trains during Diwali festival. 137 special trains for Sabari season. 46 special trains for winter season / Melamaruvathur / Irumudi festival. 19 special trains during Pongal season. The Passenger Reservation System reveals the number of passengers by special trains as 6.65 lakh and the passenger earnings as Rs 56.87 crore during April - December, 2017. This shows an increase of 71% in the number of passengers and an increase of 51% in passenger earnings by the special trains operated as compared to last year. Special trains were run between Chennai Egmore and Tirunelveli, Chennai Central and Kollam, Madurai and Chengalpet, Coimbatore and Chengalpet and various other sectors. Suvidha special trains were run from Chennai Egmore to Tirunelveli, Madurai to Chennai Egmore, Puducherry to Santragachi, Chennai Central to Ernakulam and Chennai Central to Kollam. Additional 240 special trains are being run for the period from January to March, 2018. During the first quarter of the year 2018 - 19 (April - June, 2018), nearly 500 summer special trains are being planned to be run to clear the extra rush of passengers. In view of the bus strike, the Southern Railway is operating 43 additional special trains daily over Tamil Nadu. The Southern Railway also added 2,060 extra coaches facilitating movement of 1.05 lakh additional passengers during April 2017 to December 2017. Moreover, special trains originating from other railway zones were also run.
Mostly SR operates Airfares Suvitha specials within Tamilnadu and Kerala which is dominated by the communist.But Kerala communists are nowadays ,do not take any care for the Kerala railway passengers .Kerala state government till date not summoned the Railway Divisional officials and insists to operate ordinary special trains instead of the huge Airfares Suvitha train operation. Even Ayyappan Devotties also compelled to pay higher Airfares Suvitha specials. But our neighborhood SCR ,Secandrabad mostly operates ordinary specials within Telengana and Andhra Pradesh.
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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...
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.
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To curb the proliferation of duplicate IDs in IRI, we shall soon be requiring SMS-based authentication to post blogs.
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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...
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...
We shall be having the IRI Moving Convention this year - ONE week long.
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