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Blog Entry# 3117125
Posted: Feb 17 2018 (22:52)

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Feb 17 2018 (22:52)   12026/Secunderabad - Pune Shatabdi Express

Darth Vader~   1415 blog posts   7 correct pred (33% accurate)
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Journey Date:- February 11, 2018
This train reached Secunderabad 10 minutes before time, thinking that Staff will close the gates of train for cleaning the train, I waited outside for about 10 minutes but thorough cleaning never happened (which goes on in Habibganj Shatabdi at Habibganj). Staff just cleaned the toilets, collected any garbage and cleaned windows with dirty clothes which made it more dirty (I cleaned it later with a newspaper). Coach Position is normally +/- 1 of whatever is shown on Coach Position Displays.
Train departed dot on time.
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Welcome drinks and evening snacks were served at 3:30pm itself. Sandwich was pathetic , just the bread no filling in between. I also got Oil which had a Kachori 😂😂; it was so oily that when I opened it half of my tray was covered with oil. Others were packed food so they were Ok
After that till Solapur nothing was served, so my advice would be to carry your own food for the time in between and if the train gets late in reaching Solapur then God help you.
Soup is basically Rasam loaded with Coriander leaves
Dinner loaded from Solapur is really nice, all dishes are tasty and filling.
Cleanliness: First of all, trays behind seats are quite dirty so advice would be to get it cleaned by cleaning staff.
Okayish, toilets are normally drenched in water, soap dispensers have foam instead of soaps, no toilet paper coach is cleaned only two times, no cleaning of windows at intermediate stations.
Seats don't have headrest covers as promised in Swarn Project even overhead reading lamps don't work for some seats.
Room Freshners don't work.
Train can be late at intermediate stations but it's always on/before time at Pune Junction.
Stoppage time is also less for intermediate stations so if you have large luggage be ready to get in fast as people are way too slow in these things.
Above mentioned are strictly my opinions and subject to opinions; any opinion is totally welcome here please comment your opinions. Hope it helps 🙂

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Feb 19 2018 (15:03)
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Bhai I accept that, but talking to someone n targeting especially without any knowledge of what had happened is not acceptable.

  
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Feb 19 2018 (15:15)
Guest: 6ccfc5f0   show all posts
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I was giving u exact info n if u think it's ridiculous, I'm fine with it

  
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Feb 19 2018 (15:58)
Guest: 6ccfd51a   show all posts
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Y is it appearing red

  
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Feb 21 2018 (01:05)
Aarya❤Feel My Love❤DSP~   3298 blog posts   281 correct pred (53% accurate)
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Hold on guys don't fight. I remember before also I said giving tip doesn't going to degrade train division of that train or zone handling that train and whatever tip is given that may be their experience in that train simply no one want to give bad comments on some trains I belive a true railfan will never do so his love is towards trains and these coaches or Engines when they come out from factory those will be not with tag of CR or SWR or SCR those will be just coches and trains that time no one fight 4 them all love them once they get tag of some zone and whoever say good or bad we shud not get personal at last those are same coaches and one more thing all trains of all zones will be not clean at all the times better not to take...
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such issue personal and start fighting.. This is what I feel bad about you ppl fighting on silly things and tips..

  
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Feb 21 2018 (10:57)
nankit0507~   1371 blog posts   89 correct pred (58% accurate)
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Pune shatabdi can be dirty as u r telling... may be. But CR's maintenance is not pathetic. Its a way better.

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