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Blog Posts by RBManjeshwar
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Mar 18 2011 (11:28)  

RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Entry# 126045            Tags   Past Edits
I wonder if the Public in general is experiencing the erratic behaviour of IRCTC website for the last few weeks! Earlier it was hard logging in between 8:00am to about 9am, but once logged in it was rasonably quick. Last few weeks it has become very slow, most of the time it is very erratic!
I hope that IRCTC is aware of the severe weekness of its portal. I am not sure, but I though in the rcent budget proposal there was a mention of launching of a new portal for Indian Railways. I wonder whether this would anyway help the IRCTC's website performance?

Mar 18 2011 (11:31)
cosyindia108*^~   999 blog posts   1564 correct pred (58% accurate)
Re# 126045-1            Tags   Past Edits
few made comments new portal few commented additional portal ., but yes irctc site giving problem and also being slow many time during payment system time out happens !!
May 22 2010 (09:00)  

RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Entry# 43033            Tags   Past Edits
Can any Indian Railways passenger explain how the chain linked mug in the Western toilets can use it? The chain is short and the mug does not reach the destination! I wonder any of the designers of the railway bogies have used it and see if it is possible for the mug to reach its destination.
I will treat any one who can explain the logic of the short link and how it can help!
Issue in Public Interest.

May 22 2010 (12:59)
Guest: 45b48698   show all posts
Re# 43033-1            Tags   Past Edits
First of all the chain should not be there with the mug. but thanks to the mindset - ram naam japna, railway maal apna- railways are forced to use mugs chained. even this chain which you had seen is a lucky chain as it has not been stolen. even the chains are cut and taken off.
May 13 2010 (11:01)  

RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Entry# 39769            Tags   Past Edits
I am rather very much at a loss to understand as to why the Elevators installed at the Bangalore City Railway (SBC) Station with Indian Railways funds are not operated for months. Even the newly installed one which I saw with garlands over it's door on 28th April when I was travelling to Chennai, was not in service apart from the other elevators. These elevators were of and would be great help for all Senior Citizens and differently abled persons.
In fact, I still recall the other day when I was travelling to Mangalore some time in January, the plight of an old man with highly disbaled leg struggling to climb up the stairs the platform.
it not shameful that we as Indians some of whom excel in Western countries, althopugh capable of doing great things, show such diplorable attitude wghen it comes to maintaining service and extending help to the Senior Citizens and differently abled persons.
I recall some time back a news paper report or announcement, I think by Indian Railways that Bangalore City Railway Station would be made "World Class" My fisrt recaction was nothing but a scorn!
I always believe, India is far far away from respicting and caring Senior Citizens and differently abled people!
How unfortunate, so much funds wasted away, perhaps to fill up some pockets?
Sent in Public Interest

May 13 2010 (15:51)
Vinay Kumar~   15588 blog posts   360 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 39769-1            Tags   Past Edits
Good Pint Sir!!!
I do believe, over population is making India unmanageable!!!!

May 13 2010 (21:58)
Minti*^~   2658 blog posts   3008 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 39769-2            Tags   Past Edits
there are electric car avilable for senior citizen at bangalore station. any one can use them. the problem with elevators is over crowding. when it was operated for a few days after installation every time the over weight alarm used to ring and no one was ready to wait for next turn. the attendend had a very hard time as most of the time people used to ask him only to go out. so for the safety of passanger it has been suspented for passanger right now

May 22 2010 (08:48)
RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Re# 39769-3            Tags   Past Edits
I guess we Indians have always excuses! Is there any chance Indian Railways see these posts?

May 22 2010 (10:50)
Kapadia    2818 blog posts   4 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 39769-4            Tags   Past Edits
Depite lagging behind in having World Class Railway Stations, the major push has just started and now the thrust is on fast infrastucture growth. Over population is percieved as a plus and positive point for growth and economy both by developed countries. All (countries) eyes are now on India and China who has large population to their credits.
India is the best country (and not far far away) in the world in so far as respecting and caring senior citizens matter. Just evaluate such values in terms of percentage and not by one or two illustrations. India, in the world is still known by her rich values, heritage, sanskriti, love and affection, Much much can
be written on this matter, however this is not appropriate forum for this. Good wishes.
May 22 2010 (08:54)  

RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Entry# 43029            Tags   Past Edits
I wonder whether IRCTC is aware how hard it is for any one to visit/open their web page/site to make any booking between 8:00 hrs to 9:00 hrs in the morning. The page just does not open, if it does, one can not do any booking!
Any hope IRCTC is aware and looking at this problem and will reinforce their site??
Issued in Public Interest

May 22 2010 (09:00)
Vinod Vanukuru   162 blog posts   386 correct pred (56% accurate)
Re# 43029-1            Tags   Past Edits
I Support your point and It is very hard even to open this website and to book a ticket, it takes ages and when tried to contact IRCTC Customer care, they advise to use the website after 9.30 am, Can IRCTC look into this matter seriously and assist us so that all can login properly?

May 22 2010 (09:04)
Guest: 84a29e10   show all posts
Re# 43029-2            Tags   Past Edits
Using website after 9:30 means your chances to get in tatkal Quota is minimum.

May 22 2010 (09:06)
RBManjeshwar   6 blog posts
Re# 43029-3            Tags   Past Edits
Does Customer Care of IRCTC mean that passengers who book their train tickets on line should be deprived of getting confirmed tickets and lose money when cancelling the tickets and IRCTC make money? I guess this is organized legal robbery!!
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