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Blog Posts by Saurav
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General Travel
Jun 27 2013 (12:27)  

Saurav   12 blog posts
Entry# 793810            Tags   Past Edits
As per new refund rules, e-tkts have to be cancelled maximum up to 2 hours of scheduled departure of train, post which no refund will be provided. Now for trains with scheduled departure at around 9:15 AM in morning, if person misses the train in a busy city like Mumbai etc, by reaching late to station by say 30 minutes. Then how can he file the TDR in 2 hours, As we all know that it becomes practically impossible to logon and work on IRCTC between 9:40 AM till 12:00 AM due to tatkal rush.

Jun 27 2013 (12:34)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 793810-1            Tags   Past Edits
Is there an official forum where the same can be sent to railways, this is a very valid point and railway and IRCTC both are fully aware of site usability issues between 9:45 to 12:00 AM.

Jun 27 2013 (12:42)
JOSH*^~   13909 blog posts   15269 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 793810-2            Tags   Past Edits
Does this rule apply to waitlisted E-ticket passengers?? I mean if the ticket ends in WL is it now necessary filing TDR ..
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Oct 18 2012 (08:02)   12426/Jammu Tawi - New Delhi Rajdhani Express

aliasloadfailed   715 blog posts   254 correct pred (75% accurate)
Entry# 554528            Tags   Past Edits
Just boked return ticket from JAT to NDLS in less than 1 minute opening day booking, going to post it soon, just need to wipe out the personel details.

4 posts - Thu Oct 18, 2012

Oct 18 2012 (09:19)
Sekar~   800 blog posts   71460 correct pred (83% accurate)
Re# 554528-5            Tags   Past Edits
Sometimes it occurs as this.

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Oct 24 2012 (08:08)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 554528-75            Tags   Past Edits
15 sec, very fast, clerk can enter so fast.

Oct 24 2012 (08:09)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 554528-76            Tags   Past Edits
tabhi toh.

Oct 24 2012 (08:09)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 554528-77            Tags   Past Edits
how to cache page

Oct 24 2012 (10:59)
aliasloadfailed   715 blog posts   254 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 554528-78            Tags   Past Edits
Check /blog/post/552460/14
Content as below
Don't logon after or at around 8 AM, I logon by 7:40 for sure, then follow following steps,

Clean browser for all cookies and temp files
Close and open browser again
logon by 7:40 AM
Synchronize your system clock with IRCTC, dot to each second.
Start navigating from Plan My Travel by filling the source and dest,
Fill the date as 1 day less, ex : today to book for 13th Feb I filled 12th Feb
Get list of trains.
Get availability of your class by selecting radio button.
You will see that it shows availability for opening day also, but marked with a #, don't click that. Click the book option for 1 day old(12th Feb) in my example.
Now calculate the whole cycle, i.e fill passenger’s details,
click go,
click make payment, make sure to reach this step by around 7:55 AM
now at 7:56 AM click plan my travel again, you will see that your selected source , dest, date is intact,
wait till 7:58 AM , now click find trains, list gets loaded
Now wait patiently till 8:00:02 AM by your synchronized watch(system clock or other)
now exactly at 8:00:02 AM click radio button for your class and train.
In availability you will see that now opening day booking doesn't have a # mark against.
Click opening day booking's book button(here 13th Feb)
In next page you will see that you passenger list is already loaded from last browsing due to caching, quickly fill security image code and hit go.
immediately hit make payment
select payment method. Use net banking for sure, I use ICICI and HDFC net banking.
Complete payment process and pray.
Bingo : you are done in fastest possible time.

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Oct 24 2012 (07:17)  

१२३०१ कोलकाता राजधानी १२३०२*^~   3212 blog posts   5212 correct pred (66% accurate)
Entry# 560629            Tags   Past Edits
Let the Joy of festivity embrace you and your loved ones on the occasion of Dussehra this year!!
Wishing all the Members, Guests and Admins a Very Happy Dussehra (VijayaDashami)

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Oct 24 2012 (08:05)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 560629-4            Tags   Past Edits
Rail Fanning
Oct 23 2012 (16:07)  

Guest: 74c9527c   show all posts
Entry# 560139            Tags   Past Edits
As a railfan what are the things you prefer doing while travelling..
1. Watching out of the windows, train moving past stations, crossing trains after trains.
2. Standing at door, enjoying taking pics of trains passing by.
3. Playing cards.
Watching a movie/litsening a song.
5. Sleeping.
6. Playing games on mobile/laptop.
7. Talking to other peoples.
8. Deboarding at each station where the train stops, to look for which are the other trains on the PFs.

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Oct 24 2012 (08:04)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 560139-48            Tags   Past Edits
1. Watching out of the windows, train moving past stations, crossing trains after trains.
2. Standing at door, enjoying taking pics of trains passing by.
8. Deboarding at each station where the train stops, to look for which are the other trains on the PFs.

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Rail Fanning
Oct 24 2012 (02:49)   KYM/Kadiyam (1 PFs)

Guest: 7fc81469   show all posts
Entry# 560615            Tags   Past Edits
The rail lines take a beautiful curve towards left and head towards Samalkota.The green was for a BZA based WAG 5E which was on it's way East.Picture taken at the east ending/beginning of the platform.
P/U - TechnicalHalt

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Oct 24 2012 (08:03)
Saurav   12 blog posts
Re# 560615-3            Tags   Past Edits
nice shot
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