Forum Super Search
Posting Date From:
Posting Date To:
Train Type:
ONLY with Pic/Vid:
Sort by: Date:     Word Count:     Popularity:     
Public:    Pvt: Monitor:    RailFan Club:    

Full Site Search
Sun Aug 20, 2017 12:00:35 ISTHomeTrainsΣChainsAtlasPNRForumGalleryNewsFAQTripsLoginFeedback
Sun Aug 20, 2017 12:00:35 IST
PostPostPost Trn TipPost Trn TipPost Stn TipPost Stn TipAdvanced Search

Blog Posts by diwigokhale
Page#    9 Blog Entries  next>>
Rail News
New Facilities/TechnologyER/Eastern  -  
Jul 17 2015 (23:28)   Identity Proof Not Required to Book Tatkal Train Ticket From September 1

OPS   12 news posts
Entry# 1543897   News Entry# 234142         Tags   Past Edits
Passengers booking tatkal train tickets will not be required to show an identity proof anymore as Railways have decided to discontinue with this provision.
The modified provision is expected to come into effect by September 1.
"Under the modified rules, there will be no need to furnish photocopy of proof of identity while booking Tatkal ticket from computerised reservation counter or to indicate its number at the time of booking of tatkal ticket at the counter or through internet," said a railway statement.
one of the passengers has to produce the original proofs of identity during the journey to avoid being penalised.
Officials said the decision to do away with producing identity card while purchasing tatkal ticket was taken to avoid any duplicity as the passengers had to produce identity proof at the time of the journey too.
The present provision also led to harassment of those passengers carrying a different identity proof at the time of the journey than the one produced at the time of booking tickets, thus being penalised in the process, they said.
Currently, passengers at the time of booking a ticket has to provide a photocopy of identity card which he/she will carry during the journey.
The number of this identity card is indicated on the ticket as well as reservation chart and during the journey the passenger has to carry the same original proof of identity during the journey.

Jul 17 2015 (23:58)
diwigokhale   9 blog posts   105 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1543897-1            Tags   Past Edits
Nice move.
Rail News
Other NewsCR/Central  -  
Jul 17 2015 (23:47)   Central Railway recovers Rs 18.26 crores from ticketless travellers

OPS   12 news posts
Entry# 1543895   News Entry# 234147         Tags   Past Edits
Central Railway comes down heavily on ticketless travellers by conducting intensive campaign against them.
In its endeavor to provide better services to its bonafide rail users and also to curb the ticketless traveller, CR has regularly taken innovative steps.
Senior Officers are closely monitoring the revenue loss due to ticketless travel and such other irregularities.
Central Railway conducted regular checks during May, 2015 where
in a total of 3.21 lakh cases of ticketless/irregular travel including unbooked luggage cases were detected, as against 2.50 lakh cases detected in May, 2014.
The amount realized in May, 2015 is Rs.18.26 crores, as against Rs.13.29 crores during the corresponding month last year, thus showing an increase of 37.38% .
During the month, 577 cases of illegal transfer of reserved tickets were detected and an amount of Rs.4.31 lakhs was realized as recovery.
During the first two months of this financial year i.e April & May 2015, a total of 6.42 lakh cases were detected and Rs.36.82 crores were realized from them as fine against Rs.24.32 crores from 4.64 lakh cases during corresponding period last year, thus registering a record increase of 51.40% in earnings.
Central Railway appeals to the passengers to travel with proper and valid railway tickets in order to avoid inconvenience and travel with dignity.

1 posts are hidden.

Jul 17 2015 (23:56)
diwigokhale   9 blog posts   105 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1543895-2            Tags   Past Edits
Well done..
★★  Rail Fanning
Jun 22 2015 (14:35)   BNC/Bengaluru Cantt. (Bangalore) (4 PFs) | KJM/WDM-3A/16294

विश्व नाथ*   16775 blog posts   268 correct pred (76% accurate)
Entry# 1520787            Tags   Past Edits
Beautifully painted KJM WDM3A standing sunbath at BNC main line.

1 posts are hidden.

Jun 23 2015 (22:31)
diwigokhale   9 blog posts   105 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1520787-2            Tags   Past Edits
Very nice
Info Update
Jun 23 2015 (22:23)   16587/Yesvantpur - Bikaner Express (PT)

diwigokhale   9 blog posts   105 correct pred (78% accurate)
Entry# 1522195            Tags   Past Edits
Hi Admin,
Kindly update the fare of general class in "16587/Yesvantpur - Bikaner Express" from yeshvantpur to Arsikere to 65. Its mentioned as 80.
Predictions: 39
confirm: 39
rac: 0
wl: 0
Journey: Tue Jun 23, 2015 @ 16:00
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A   |   Tot Seats: Avbl 730   |   Charting: < 12:00
Travel: NDLS/New Delhi   to   RNC/Ranchi Junction   |   1341 km / 1341 km
12878/New Delhi - Ranchi Garib Rath Express
Entry# 1514407

PNR: 284-xxxxxxx   |   Similar PNRs
Posted Status as of: Jun 16 2015 (17:22)
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 95 (Booking Status: W/L 168,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared

Please analyze this PNR, and predict the final Charting Status. Thanks.

Latest Status as of: Jun 23 2015 (14:54)
Passenger 1: G16,48 [UB] (Booking Status: W/L 168,GNWL)

2 posts are hidden.

Jun 23 2015 (11:07)
diwigokhale   9 blog posts   105 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 1514407-3            Tags   Past Edits
Its RAC8 now, and yours is a single ticket, should get for sure.
Page#    9 Blog Entries  next>>

ARP (Advanced Reservation Period) Calculator

Reservations Open Today @ 8am for:
Trains with ARP 10 Dep on: Wed Aug 30
Trains with ARP 15 Dep on: Mon Sep 4
Trains with ARP 30 Dep on: Tue Sep 19
Trains with ARP 120 Dep on: Mon Dec 18


Rail News

New Trains

Site Announcements

  • Entry# 2175399
    Feb 23 2017 (01:22PM)

    There has recently been a lot of frustration among RFs when their Station Pics, Loco Pics, Train Pics get rejected because the "number is not showing", "shed is not visible", the loco/train is at a distance, Train Board is too small, "better pic available", etc. . To address this issue, effective tomorrow, ALL...
  • Entry# 2165159
    Feb 15 2017 (09:53AM)

    A minor update, but may impact many members: Hereafter, FMs will be able to delete invalid Red Flags on Imaginary trains. Red Flags can be removed by FMs, only against specific complaints filed against the blog. This does not give all members the right to complain against EVERY single red flag they...
  • Entry# 2155798
    Feb 08 2017 (11:40AM)

    -@all members: As of recently, there has been a trend whereby minor name updates of Trains/Stations - whether such and such regional name should be there or not, whether the train should be called "Abc Express" or "Abc Superfast Express", etc. are threatening to take over the majority of Timeline entries. Also,...
  • Entry# 2147631
    Feb 01 2017 (11:05AM)

    A new experimental feature is being introduced called BotD - "Blog of the Day". The rules are: . 1. Replies are not eligible - only the Top Blog. 2. ONLY Blogs posted today (the day of the vote) are eligible. 3. Every member has ONE vote. In the course of the day, you may keep...
  • Entry# 2136570
    Jan 23 2017 (12:25AM)

    Several new features have been introduced recently to the Forum, and we are forever striving to make Member experience here more productive and satisfying. With the recent introduction and success of the new FM System, it has been observed that small groups of highly involved and enthusiastic members are far more...
  • Entry# 2134907
    Jan 21 2017 (02:46PM)

    It has been over 2 weeks since the appointment of the current batch of FMs and 750 Complaints have been handled so far. It gives me immense pleasure in congratulating them for running the team diligently, professionally, competently and above all, without a shred of controversy or bias. The FM position...
Scroll to Top
Scroll to Bottom

Go to Mobile site
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.