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Travel Question
Sep 29 2013 (01:33)  

pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Entry# 862993            Tags   Past Edits
I have booked a ticket for my father and received the the ticket sms on my mobile. Can I forward the sms to my fathers mobile, so that he can use it during travel as a valid ticket? If not then is there any other way of sending the sms to his mobile (through irctc website)

Sep 29 2013 (01:36)
NAGA RAJU   2680 blog posts   881 correct pred (80% accurate)
Re# 862993-1            Tags   Past Edits
you can forward this sms to your father , this is valid for travel with your father Id card . OK.. :-)

Sep 29 2013 (01:37)
pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Re# 862993-2            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks for the confirmation.
General Travel
Sep 05 2013 (10:52)  

pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Entry# 843829            Tags   Past Edits
As per my understanding, Advanced Reservation Period is 60 days. I have to travel on 05-Nov-2013 from Secunderbad to Jhansi. As of today IRCTC website is not allowing booking 05-Nov-2013 in AP Express, which is expected. However website is showing that there are no seats in Gorakhpur Exp (already WL14/15) and it is allowing to book tickets for Rajdhani. I want to know if ARP is different for different trains / routes or it is same across all trains / routes.

Sep 05 2013 (10:56)
Hussain*^~   19787 blog posts   440470 correct pred (84% accurate)
Re# 843829-1            Tags   Past Edits
It is the same, GKP Exp/Rajdhani must be starting previous day from SBC so the ARP for all stations start as soon as it starts for train's originating station...

Sep 05 2013 (11:00)
Nazeer*^~   9946 blog posts   16406 correct pred (72% accurate)
Re# 843829-2            Tags   Past Edits
Bangalore City - Gorakhpur Express which reaches Sc on 5 th nov will start from SBC on 4 th nov. ie, ARP for that train is today and went WL.

Sep 05 2013 (12:08)
pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Re# 843829-3            Tags   Past Edits
Thanks for clarification.
General Travel
Oct 14 2012 (09:47)  

pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Entry# 550798            Tags   Past Edits
I am trying to book ticket for 11-Feb-2013 and today is the opening day for the 120 day window. I am surprised to see that there are only 3 seats available in AC 3 tier (LJN - SC). I am looking for lower seats for senior citizens and I am not getting the lower seats. I am wondering if there is a different quota defined nowadays for online booking. Can someone help me understand how this entire thing is working? It is hard to believe that so many people are doing booking in advance on day 1 of the window.

Oct 14 2012 (09:52)
APS*^~   3501 blog posts   19 correct pred (54% accurate)
Re# 550798-1            Tags   Past Edits
which train Sir?

Oct 14 2012 (09:58)
pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Re# 550798-2            Tags   Past Edits
Gorakhpur Yesvantpur Express/15015

Oct 14 2012 (10:58)
AKGarg*   22845 blog posts   2011 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 550798-3            Tags   Past Edits
Pankaj 2 berths are available in 3AC and 12 in Sleeper Class under senior citizen quota from LJN-SC in train 15015 for 11.02.2013.
May 13 2012 (17:59)  

pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Entry# 424340            Tags   Past Edits
We have a ticket, which is booked against a warrant (ticket is for a defense person). The generated ticket has mistake in the Age and Gender of the traveling person. However the warrant # mention in the ticket is correct, which clearly shows correct details of the defense person i.e. age and gender. What corrective measures can be taken to travel without any issues? If we go for ticket cancellation then there are no seats available now, so there is no scope of getting a confirmed seat again. Please help.

6 posts - Sun May 13, 2012

May 13 2012 (18:05)
Guest: 7fc96bf0   show all posts
Re# 424340-7            Tags   Past Edits
Ticket Counter or passenger reservation system....

May 13 2012 (18:06)
pankajv1879   11 blog posts
Re# 424340-8            Tags   Past Edits
ohhh....Thank you.

May 13 2012 (18:14)
विश्व नाथ*   16776 blog posts   268 correct pred (76% accurate)
Re# 424340-9            Tags   Past Edits
Modification not possible even if the fault is of PRS only thing they can do is cancellation without cancellation charge but as you said berths are not available then either you can book a WL ticket if CNF chance exists or try to bring matter infront of Senior commercial staff and see if any favor can be granted(not on paper though).

May 13 2012 (18:22)
APS*^~   3501 blog posts   19 correct pred (54% accurate)
Re# 424340-10            Tags   Past Edits
the question is : whose fault is this?
if fault of PRS, then they will find a way out
if your mistake, then no way other than cancellation

May 13 2012 (19:09)
APS*^~   3501 blog posts   19 correct pred (54% accurate)
Re# 424340-11            Tags   Past Edits
the question is: whose fault is this?
if PRS staff did mistake, then they will find a way out.
just approach them.
if it is ur mistake, then......
Predictions: 8
Journey: Sat Dec 03, 2011
Departure: LJN/Lucknow Junction NER @ 11:50 PF#: 2
Arrival: SC/Secunderabad Junction @ 15:10 +1 night PF#: 8,6
Distance: 1550 km / 2515 km
Travel Time: 27h 20m  22 halts
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A   |   Tot Seats: Avbl 178
12591/Gorakhpur - Yesvantpur SF Express (PT)
PNR: 212-xxxxxxx   |   Similar PNRs
Entry# 272591
Posted Status as of: Nov 03 2011 (07:28)
From: Lucknow Junction/LJN
To: Secunderabad Junction/SC
Date of Journey: Sat Dec 03, 2011 @ 11:50
Class: AC 3-tier - 3A
Passenger 1: Waitlist# 54 (Booking Status: W/L 86,GNWL)
Passenger 2: Waitlist# 55 (Booking Status: W/L 87,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared
Please analyze this PNR, and predict the final Charting Status. Thanks.

Latest Status as of: Dec 02 2011 (17:54)
Passenger 1: Can/Mod (Booking Status: W/L 86,GNWL)
Passenger 2: Can/Mod (Booking Status: W/L 87,GNWL)
Chart NOT Prepared
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