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Nov 19 2013 (00:25)   NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)

arvind   40 blog posts
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nothing much to see in nagpur is a good city for living of few cities having reserve forest area in center of city ..tranportation is very bad ..high auto rates , not many buses to many places in city( most people prefer own vehicles ) ...many good restaurants and gardens in city ..its just chilled out lazy city :).
many national forest reserves near nagpur like pench tiger reserve etc

Oct 20 2015 (20:30)
Jaι внaraт Jananιya тanυjaтнe*^~   5786 blog posts   637 correct pred (70% accurate)
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Transportation is goid un nagpur.
Frequent city buses ply ti many parts.
But sometimes route diversions results in scarcity.
Nagpur is very active city not at.all lazy
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Nov 11 2013 (14:24)   15013/Ranikhet Express

Prabhu must stop Drama^~   84599 blog posts   5303 correct pred (78% accurate)
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coach numbers are attached near bathroom door in this iso certified train

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Dec 02 2013 (04:35)
arvind   40 blog posts
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i wonder who had this idea of painting coach number near toilet door : d

May 29 2015 (12:37)
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This may be helpful for those who board in wrong coach and find his/her coach.

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Dec 26 2013 (12:26)   16346/Netravati Express

arvind   40 blog posts
Entry# 946355            Tags   Past Edits
another negative point of this train :
localites especially in kerala use it as a local/shortdistance train and stand inside ac coaches/block toilet passages without tickets ( even in precence of 2 tti )
i rarely see this happening anywere in india

Dec 31 2013 (12:20)
imaravIndian^~   802 blog posts   314 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Many other things also happen only in Kerala like buying platform ticket to enter stations no matter its a terminus or jn or a halt

Jan 03 2014 (19:53)
Rail Fanning~   2722 blog posts
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If you have reserved sleeper tickets then brace yourself to have co-passengers right from trivandrum till kannur. The most surprising part is all stations issue sleeper tickets for this train for local passengers whereas there is no specific bogie for the same. Hence its not unusual to find sleeper coaches packed to capacity till kannur

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Apr 20 2015 (18:24)
sbc15~   588 blog posts   224 correct pred (65% accurate)
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it happens in many other trains bro..
many trains leavin a big city in d evenin or enterin in d morning office hours usually get filled up by unreserved pax in reserved coaches.. eg- Bangalore! !
General Travel
Sep 15 2014 (11:13)   12695/Chennai Central - Thiruvananthapuram Central SF Express (PT)

arvind   40 blog posts
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sadly , first class carriage of this train is gone now :( .
i was fortunate enough to travel in FC with my family
dec 2013.. ( very big windows , lockable cabin doors , shelves for luggage etc , big spaces , huge berths , corridor without side berths, etc are now things of past ) . era it seems of good travel is coming to an end in indian railways :(
class="reversehighlighted">arvind m
sep 15th 2014

Sep 15 2014 (11:29)
arvind   40 blog posts
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a screenshot of fc coach i was in during dec 2013 this coach is gone

Sep 15 2014 (11:39)
arvind   40 blog posts
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more screenshots of tvc fc coach
Station Tip
Dec 26 2013 (12:36)   NGP/Nagpur Junction (8 PFs)

arvind   40 blog posts
Entry# 946370            Tags   Past Edits
walking ramp is present in most platforms ( which is easier for senior citizens/handicapped/disabled/etc )

Dec 26 2013 (13:17)
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what is a walking ramp?

Dec 26 2013 (18:32)
arvind   40 blog posts
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its inclined plane : where u can easily go up ( instead of stairs ,, )
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