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Mar 21 2015 (08:34)
krrisd   26 blog posts
Re# 1393340-3            Tags   Past Edits
Most of the passengers left at Madgaon. a few people in bogie.

Mar 21 2015 (11:09)
krrisd   26 blog posts
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at UD/Udupi
11 am

Mar 21 2015 (12:42)
krrisd   26 blog posts
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at MAJN/Mangaluru Junction (Mangalore)
@ 12.30

Mar 21 2015 (14:05)
krrisd   26 blog posts
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at CAN/Kannur Main (Cannanore)
At 2:04 pm

Mar 21 2015 (15:24)
krrisd   26 blog posts
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at CLT/Kozhikode Main (Calicut)
3:23 pm
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Jun 17 2014 (10:01)   22113/Mumbai LTT - Kochuveli SF Express (PT)

krrisd   26 blog posts
Entry# 1137563            Tags   Past Edits
First travel-day dinner - In coach catering mostly Veg Briyani and Chicken Briyani before Chiplun
Second travel-day breakfast - Aappam and veg curry at Mangalore Junction
Second travel-day lunch - Fish curry rice plate / chicken curry rice plate / veg curry rice plate at Shoranur junction
General Travel
May 20 2014 (16:11)   22149/Ernakulam - Pune SF Express (Via Panvel) (PT)

krrisd   26 blog posts
Entry# 1104118            Tags   Past Edits
Horror Story of having same name for two trains:
I was in Mangalore Madgaon Passenger which was halted in the ourskirts of Madgaon. Another train comes and halts near us. After 10 min, that train leaves towards Madgaon showing its name "Poorna Express". Then a passenger asked me is there any train to go to Mumbai after reaching Madgaon. I told you would have caught Poorna to go to Panvel and go to Mumbai. He was very upset, that I have not told this when the train was at halt.
Meanwhile another train
comes and halts and it is Kulem-Vosco Passenger. My "friend" was in two mind whether our or Vosco will get the priority to enter Madgaon. I told him Mangalore passenger is least priority as it occupies platform while Vasco will move on. But he stayed back. Alas, immediately Vasco moved along.
After another 10 to 15 minutes, our train moved in Madgaon PF 3 and we could see emptied Mumbai Madgaon Express going to siding from PF 1 and another halting in PF 2. Close by we could see PF2 train is Poorna express. I signaled him about Poorna express. Last time I saw, he was rushing through crowd to catch Poorna Express.
To my horror, while I was navigating through the nowhere-seen-narrow FOB, Poorna started towards Mangalore. Then I realize this is the train going through Miraj. I don't know "my friend" has boarded or not and also how many abuses he gave to me.
At least to my delight, the announcement came in "Madgaon Dadar Jan Shatabdi is delayed by 20 minutes".
So whose fault is this?
1. Indian Railways having same name for two different route trains.
2. Me, guiding a fellow passenger knowing only half of truth based on No 1's fault
3. Fellow passenger, who risked ticket-less traveling without knowing anything about trains solely believing No 2 thats me.

May 20 2014 (16:25)
Science is better than Engineering and Technology*^~   14271 blog posts   2 correct pred (100% accurate)
Re# 1104118-1            Tags   Past Edits
all the three. beware be4 u guide hereafter.

May 20 2014 (17:21)
JOSH*^~   13785 blog posts   15265 correct pred (75% accurate)
Re# 1104118-2            Tags   Past Edits
No 2 and 3, though No.1 also is responsible but on train board it's specifically written Poorna Exp via Panvel and both trains have different schedules..

Jun 08 2014 (10:35)
Avinash Nair   60 blog posts
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There are two trains from Pune to Ernakulam . One is a weekly train which is 11097/98 POORNA EXP via Miraj Londa which runs on SAT and a biweekly SF 22150/49 via Panvel which runs on SUN and WED . but they both share the same rake so Pune division was finding it difficult to change the board often so they decided to name the SF as POORNA SF via Panvel . That is how u get to see to trains on tue at MAO . Weekly POORNA reaches Madgaon at 3pm on tue and the SF reaches Mao at 5 pm . SF is faster than the original POORNA EXP
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Apr 23 2014 (14:52)
krrisd   26 blog posts
Re# 1058496-1            Tags   Past Edits
From WL392 while booking to WL167 now within 2 weeks. But not much movement in last week! :(
Hoping to get cleared with extra coach.
Anybody has info: Is ticket booked as per normal coach seat quantity and get cleared on last minute with extra coaches even though extra coaches are announced by KR last week?

May 03 2014 (00:02)
Prathamesh032   552 blog posts   6092 correct pred (86% accurate)
Re# 1058496-2            Tags   Past Edits
Due to 2 extra coaches waiting came so down

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May 20 2014 (15:07)
krrisd   26 blog posts
Re# 1058496-6            Tags   Past Edits
Got it confirmed. Thanks for the analysis guys
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May 20 2014 (11:23)  

krrisd   26 blog posts
Entry# 1103672            Tags   Past Edits
Though IRI is creating it from Chennai to Mumbai, I have created it for Coimbatore to Panvel, which I took just a few days back.
And I find the travel very hard mainly due to bad weather. If the travel is from June onwards, I hope the travel would be awesome thanks to North West Monsoon magic on Konkan belt.
Mangalore to Madgaon passenger was full to brim which I was not expecting and was shattered my plan to take some rest in usually empty passenger trains, especially such a long distance passenger.
And remember this passenger is least priority to enter MAO due to it occupies platform for very long time. At MAO outskirts it was kept waiting for half an hour pumping adrenalin to catch Jan Shatabdi. Anyway don't forget to munch tasty Medu vada at Mangalore Central catering hotel. I'm loving it!
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