12810 HOWRAH-MUMBAI CSMT MAIL TO RUN WITH LHB COACHES South Eastern Railway has decided to convert first rake of 12810/12809 Howrah-Mumbai CSMT-Howrah Mail with most sophisticated and modern LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) coaches instead of existing conventional coaches w.e.f 21.10.2019 from Howrah and w.e.f 23.10.2019 from Mumbai CSMT. 12810/12809 Howrah-Mumbai CSMT-Howrah Mail will have the revised composition of one First AC coach, two AC-2 Tier-coaches, four AC-3 Tier coaches, eleven Sleeper Class coaches and one General Second Class coach. Last SLR coach is for RMS. 40 seats will be occupied !... more...
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Tawang: India's bid to take trains to Arunachal Pradesh`s Tawang district at a height of 10,000 ft is inching closer to reality with the laying foundation stone of Northeast frontier railways camp office cum rest house in this scenic mountainous border town on Friday. Tawang,...
Regarding the new SCoR zone, our VSKP and other SCoR members are excited and interested to change the train/station zones. We may let them go ahead with it. This piece of info is NOT critical for trains and TTs which would affect regular passengers - so it's FINE.
We may let them...
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This is an advance notice of the last and CORE feature of the RailFan app - Trips/Spottings - which will be enabled next week. A week after that, RailFan will go into Open Beta, whereby all members will be able to download the app without providing their email.
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This is to formally announce the END of the RailCal app. Due to the information blockade, the app has lost its value, and has been rendered completely useless. We are unable to support RailCal anymore. Sorry to disappoint our users.
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