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Jan 08 (23:05)
Fares/Concessions/Refund Rules

Entry# 2051     
Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~
Digital Payments in Railways.

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Jan 10 (13:04)
Blog Post# 2987296-0     
My Steel is my Steel None of your Steel^~   Added by: Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~  Jan 10 (13:07)
With reference to my post (link /blog/post/2960344 )I am posting FAQs about Bank Charges while purchasing Tickets by Debit/Credit Cards at PRS counters.
1)How much charges will I be charged by the Railways or the Banks if I book by DEBIT Cards at PRS Counter?
A:Railways waived off the INR 30 which they charged for Card Purchase at counters w.e.f 01/06/2016 so Railways won't charge you anything.As far as Banks are concerned if the card is a RuPay Debit card of any bank there is NO Charges at all.For Visa/MasterCard/Maestro Debit
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cards majority of Banks including SBI/ICICI/IDBI/AXIS/UBI 'DO NOT' charge any fee.1 or 2 banks levy 0.9% to 1% of the amount.You may contact your bank for the same.
2)How much is charged for bookings through CREDIT Cards at PRS counters?
A:A charge of 1.5%+GST of 18% over 1.5%(Total is 1.77%) is charged for booking at PRS counters by Credit Cards.
3)What are the benefits of booking tickets by Debit or Credit Cards at PRS locations?
A:Problem of Change for Cash transaction is solved.If ATM withdrawal limit has exceeded than free transaction offered one can book by Debit card.He/She saves around INR 20 of withdrawal charges as Debit Card charges are ZERO for most banks at PRS counters.
4)Are there any advantages Paying by Card at PRS than booking online?
A:Booking Online tickets by Debit Card of any bank attracts a nominal charge of 0.25% to 1% of the amount.Whereas through PRS charges for Maximum Debit Card are NIL.Booking by Credit Card attracts a charge of 1.65% to 1.9% +18% GST on the Service Charge whereas at PRS it is Flat 1.77% .Some bank do not charge for Credit Card as well.
5) For Cancellation procedure and Refund Process and Refund timelines you can refer to the blog whose link is given above.
Note:Booking through Card at PRS is best when one is confirm to travel on a particular date as Modification is not permitted in these tickets.As of now only Cancellation is allowed.Booking through Card takes a bit longer as RRN No etc details are to be fed into the system for Refund purpose which will be printed on the ticket so it is best when you have time to buy your ticket and is not an emergency ticket which gets over within seconds.

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Jan 01 (22:35)
Blog Post# 2960344-0     
My Steel is my Steel None of your Steel^~   Added by: Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~  Jan 10 (13:08)
Digital Payments in Railways:With RBI reducing MDR(Merchant Discount Rates) for Debit Card purchase on POS below ₹2000 and for all other amounts for all merchant categories specially for merchants whose turnover is less than 20 lakhs and Government agencies W.E.F today (Published in various news paper on 06/12/2017) and Railways introducing BHIM app payments and to offer discount for Cashless transactions (Published in various news paper on 07/12/2017 and later) the Card payment is likely to increase in PRS and UTS counters. For refund of PRS ticket cancellations the card last 4 digits and RRN no should be fed in the system accurately by the ECRC.RRN no to be generated by the POS and will be printed on the ticket as well. Here I am posting my Ticket with the Charge Slip generated by SBI POS terminal.In the ticket picture the numbers (Card Last 4 digits and RRN) are marked...
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in blue in both charge slip and ticket. This has to be done accurately and should be checked nicely by the passenger because if these numbers are not entered correctly you may not get refund if the ticket is cancelled as the refund is processed in offline mode and the amount will be credited in the same account within 7 working days. Thanks.
Jan 01 (20:54)
General

Entry# 2050     
Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~
List of Swarna Upgraded Trains.

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Dec 26 2017 (13:16)
Blog Post# 2937169-0     
Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~   Added by: Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~  Jan 01 (20:54)
List of Swarna Upgraded Trains..
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Shatabdi.
1. KGM Shat NR
2. RNC Shat ER
3.
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PA SC Shat CR
4. JP AF Shat NW
5. CDG Shat NR
6. ADI Shat WR
7. CNB Shat NC
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Rajdhani
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1. SDAH Raj (1 rake) ER
2. HWH Raj (1 rake) ER
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Members Do inform thru this blog for addition of newer Swarna upgraded trains..
Jul 29 2011 (10:38)
Coach Construction/Seating Arrangements

Entry# 293     
Ranjeet*^
What is a CBC Rake? Which trains have them?

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Jan 01 (18:52)
Blog Post# 2959547-0     
THE RAIL THING®©^~   Added by: Chennai Super Kings™Thala Dhoni^~  Jan 01 (18:56)
What Is Centre Buffer Couple (CBC).
Coupling facilitates inter connection of rolling stock to form a train. Due to certain limitations of age old srew coupling system, CBC becomes the most useful & viable choice. There are certain features of CBC which makes it an unanimous choice & extensively used in most of the freight cars, EMU coaches & all of the LHB coaches of Indian Railways.
Saliant Features
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transmits both draft & buffing load between vehicles and to/ from under-frame. It absorb high frequency forces during impact & dissipates low frequency forces to protect the vehicle from damage. It has got multi functional units like Draft+Buffing & Automatic FP+BP connections.
Advantages of CBC
Automatic coupling type & Quick detachment possible, which in turn is safe for shunting staff & reduces time required.
Less staff for uncoupling.
Prevention of uncoupling in the event of derailment/accident.
Anti-climbing feature (for LHB coaches) to prevent damage to life & property during accident.
Types of CBC adopted in IR
AAR E/F type used in wagons.
AAR(H) type Tight lock used in LHB coaches.
Dellner Coupler used in LHB coaches.
Rigid Type Schaku coupler used in DMU/EMUs.
Slackless drawbar in BLC wagons.
Transition coupling (e.g. in BOBYN).
Hook type in MG/NG stocks.
Main Components of CBC
Coupler body - Knuckle - Lock.
Knuckle thrower.
Lock lifter assly.
Yoke,Yoke pin,Yoke pin support.
Striker casting.
Draft Gear.
Uncoupling device.
Back Stop
Info Source :-Google.

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Jul 21 2017 (10:56)
Blog Post# 2358678-0     
AS*^~   Added by: AS*^~  Jul 21 2017 (10:59)
Cbc Sleeper coach

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Feb 10 2014 (21:42)
Blog Post# 991005-0     
Love the weather of Bangalore*^~   Added by: Love the weather of Bangalore*^~  Feb 10 2014 (21:44)
***CBC coupled coaches***
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Train : Rewa Anandvihar Express
Venue: Rewa Railway station
Better See In large
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Thnx
#Anand

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Nov 24 2013 (18:50)
Blog Post# 915796-1     
AS*^~   Added by: Pankaj Mishra*^~  Nov 24 2013 (18:53)
cbc coupled coaches

Apr 01 2012 (20:51)
Blog Post# 386265-1     
14815 Jodhpur Chennai HumSafar Express^~   Added by: moderator*^~  Apr 01 2012 (22:06)
1 tamil nadu
2 gt exp
3 coro exp
4 gautami
5 godavari
6
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mas - hwh mail ( rsa with coro )
7 pinakini
8 charminar
9 ratnachal
10 12623/24 mas tvc mail
11 ap exp
12 bihar sampark kranti
13 prayagraj
14 uttar sampark kranti
List verified and cross checked by videos from youtube

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Aug 03 2011 (22:26)
Blog Post# 214634-0     
Begins Falls Rises ™~   Added by: moderator*^~  Aug 03 2011 (23:41)
CBC :- Center Buffer Coupling!!!!
attached to Godavari Express!!!!
i shot ths pic in front of our member Bobbili Surya!!!
Mr. Surya came to VSKP on Sunday to meet me!! he's a tall but really a friendly guy!!!
discussed
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about few backlogs abt VSKP issues!! spent a few hrs with him til he boarded VSKP - VZM passenger and left!!

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Aug 03 2011 (22:34)
Blog Post# 214634-1     
Sweet Anju   Added by: moderator*^~  Aug 03 2011 (23:41)
the left side compartment is having both the Buffer system as well as the CBC.. a rare compartment.. good snap

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Jul 25 2011 (16:00)
Blog Post# 210007-0     
Guest: 188b5f33   Added by: BMTIR*^~  Jul 31 2011 (22:50)
why for this train only severe jerks will happen during stopping and starting? this is the major problem with this train.......

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Jul 23 2011 (13:47)
Blog Post# 209084-13     
Tintumon Lovs Dundumol   Added by: moderator*^~  Aug 01 2011 (23:53)
@Pradyu విశాఖపట్టణం**: Re# 209084-7
CBC Coupling provides extra safety to passengers: here i would like to Quote one of our admin Mr Murali sir on the topic " how cbc coupling provides xtra safety to passengers"
CBC couplers are like two fists gripping each other. The chances of
un-coupling in case of derailment are very low, so one coach climbing over
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is low.
If a accident enough force to tip a coach over to its side. the two adjacent coaches will hold this coach straight remember Bhuvneshwar Raj incident a
few months back. There is a extremely small chance that the whole rake may
tip over.
Even in the Dnynashweri Exp incidence, where half the rake tipped over it's
side onto the adjacent track, this CBC would have kept the rake upright
(Loco and first half of the train had not derailed) and at the most a few
feet to the side.
The world has used CBC since 1960's, even with steam locos, our old MG
stock is also retrofitted with CBC couplers.
Jul 30 2011 (15:09)
Locomotives

Entry# 374     
xxx
What is the history of WDS locomotives?

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Jan 01 (18:09)
Blog Post# 2959379-0     
THE RAIL THING®©^~   Added by: Chennai Super Kings™Thala Dhoni^~  Jan 01 (18:12)
What Is WDS-6
The Loco Story :
Built by Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi first in 1975.
Maximum speed - 62.5 kmph. Maximum power output - 1400 hp.
Heavy haul shunters made in large numbers for
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both Indian railways & private companies.
Several of these locos are fitted with creep control system which allows them to be operated at a speed of 1 to 7 kmph for hauling heavy loads.
These locos consist of the YDM4 powerpack i.e. 6-cylinder 4-stroke inline Alco engine, turbo-supercharged. 
Technicalities :
Engine --- Alco 251D-6, 6 cylinder in-line
Transmission --- Diesel Electric
Bogie type --- Alco asymmetric cast Co-Co trimount bogies.
Loco weight --- 113 tonnes
Axle load --- 21 tons. 
Info Source :-Google

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Jul 30 2011 (15:03)
Blog Post# 212610-5     
ThE BoSs*^~   Added by: xxx  Jul 30 2011 (15:09)
Dec 27 2017 (11:44)
Locomotives

Entry# 2048     
জয়দীপ JOYDEEP जय़दीप*^~
Loco holding of different sheds. (Zone & Shed wise)

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Dec 31 2017 (10:56)
Blog Post# 2955982-0     
Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~   Added by: Diamond Jubliee for KOL Locals^~  Jan 01 (01:07)
Operational loco's zone wise

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Dec 20 2017 (23:39)
Blog Post# 2912466-0     
Now RFing gonna b fun^~   Added by: জয়দীপ JOYDEEP जय़दीप*^~  Dec 27 2017 (11:44)
Loco holding off different sheds.. Have a look guys. If there is any mistake , plz feel free to point it out..
Updated as of 20.12.17.
1. AJNI
WAP 7 - 26 , WAG 7 - 54 , WAG 9 - 148
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BHUSAVAL
WAM 4 - 3 , WAP 4 - 43 , WAG 5 - 146 ,
3. KALYAN
WAG 7 - 50 , WAG 9 - 64 , WCAM 2 - 20 , WCAM 3 - 53 , WCAG 1 - 12 , WCM 6 - 2 , WDG 3A - 37 , WDP 3A - 3 , WDM 3D - 21 , WDG 4/4D - 23 , WDP 4D - 14
4. PUNE
WDM 2 - 2 , WDG 3A - 27 , WDM 3A - 28 , WDM 3D - 36 , WDG 4/4D - 90 , WDP 4B/4D - 22
5. KURLA
WDM 2 - 5 , WDG 3A - 12 , WDM 3A - 4 , WDS 6 - 14
6.  ANGUL
WAG 7 - 160
7.  VISHAKAPATNAM
WAM 4 - 1 , WAP 4 - 21 , WAP 7 - 12 , WAG 5 - 93 , WAG 6 - 11 , WAG 7 - 6 , WAG 9 - 119 , WDM 2 - 1 , WDG 3A - 126 , WDM 3A - 45 , WDM 3D - 14 , WDG 4/4D - 101 , WDS 6 - 11
8. GOMOH
WAG 7 - 58 , WAG 9 - 166
9. MUGHALSARAI
WAM 4 - 11 , WAP 4 - 68 , WAG 7 - 114 , WDM 2 - 9 , WDM 3A - 32 , WDG 4/4D - 23 , WDS 6 - 10
10. PATRATU
WDG 3A - 45 , WDM 3A - 26 , WDG 4/4D - 52 , WDP 4D - 8 , WDM 3C - 1 , WDS 6 - 8 ,
11.  SAMASTIPUR
WDG 3A - 39 , WDM 3A - 33 , WDM 3D - 43 , WDG 4D - 2 , WDP 4D - 26 , WDM 3C - 1
12. ASANSOL
WAM 4 - 8 , WAG 5 - 96 , WAG 7 - 35
13. HOWRAH
WAP 4 - 91 , WAP 7 - 44 , WDM 3A - 15 , WDM 3D - 23 , WDP 4D - 12 , WDS 6 - 18
14. BARDHAMAN
WDM 2 - 7 , WDM 3A - 60 , WDM 3 C - 1 , WDS 6 - 7
15. ANDAL
WDG 3A - 80 , WDM 3A - 20 , WDG 4/4D - 52 , WDS 6 - 9
16. JAMALPUR
WDM 2 - 4 , WDM 3A - 46 , WDG 4/4D - 9 , WDP 4D - 6 , WDS 6 -3
17. KANPUR
WAM 4 - 3 , WAP 4 - 48 , WAG 7 - 125 , WAG 9 - 8
18. JHANSI
WAM 4 - 1 , WAG 5 - 117 , WAG 7 - 90 , WDG 3A - 30 , WDM 3A - 34 , WDM 3D - 29 , WDG 4/4D - 23 , WDP 4D - 11 , WDM 3B - 3 , WDS 6 - 11
19. GONDA
WAP 4 - 3 , WAG 7 - 30 , WDM 3A - 118 , WDG 3A - 5 , WDG 4D - 20 , WDP 4D - 14 , WDM 3B - 4 , WDS 6 - 4,
20. IZZATNAGAR
WDM 3D - 37 , WDG 4/4D - 54 , WDP 4D - 21 , YDM 4 - 31
21. GHAZIABAD
WAM 4 - 1 , WAP 1 - 31 , WAP 4 - 36 , WAP 5 - 66 , WAP 7 - 84
22. KHANALAMPURA
WAG 7 - 22
23. LUDHIANA
WAM 4 - 1 , WAP 4 - 18 , WAG 7 - 147 , WAG 9 - 21 , WDM 2 - 5 , WDG 3A - 49 , WDM 3A - 119 , WDG 4D - 17 , WDP 4D - 5
24. LUCKNOW
WDG 3A - 18 , WDM 3A - 29 , WDM 3D - 59 , WDG 4D - 64 , WDP 4D - 8 , WDS 6 - 3
25. SHAKURBASTI
WDM 2 - 3 , WDM 3A - 1 , WDS 6 - 31
26. AGRA
WDM 2 - 4 , WDM 3A - 2
27. VIJAYWADA
WAM 4 - 2 , WAP 4 - 28 , WAG 5 - 43 , WAG 7 - 142 , WDM 2 - 1 , WDP 1 - 16
28. LALLAGUDA
WAP 4 - 40 , WAP 7 - 65 , WAG 9 - 110
29. KAZIPET
WAG 7 - 160 , WAG 9 - 16 , WDM 3A - 40 , WDG 3A - WDG 4/4D - 89 , WDS 6 - 7
30. GOOTY
WDG 3A - 20 , WDM 3A - 10 , WDM 3D - 20 , WDG 4/4D - 107 , WDP 4D - 40 , WDM 3F - 2
31. GUNTKAL
WDG 3A - 65 , WDM 3A - 25 , WDM 3D - 25 , WDG 4D - 9
32. MOULA ALI
WDG 3A - 20 , WDM 3A - 27
33. BHILAI
WAM 4 - 11 , WAP 7 - 17 , WAG 5 - 13 , WAG 7 - 118 , WAG 9 - 95
34. RAIPUR
WDM 2 - 3 , WDM 3A - 30 , WDG 3A - 41, WDG 4/4D - 85 , WDP 4D - 7 , WDS 6 - 19
35. BOKARO
WAG 5 - 26 , WAG 7 - 99 , WDM 2 - 3 , WDG 3A - 19 , WDM 3A - 24 , WDS 6 - 9
36. KHARAGPUR
WDG 3A - 72 , WDM 3A - 31 , WDS 6 - 21
37. BONDAMUNDA
WAG 5 - 2 , WAG 7 - 206 , WAG 9 - 21 , WDG 3A - 3 , WDM 3A - 31 , WDM 3D - 15 , WDG 4/4D - 101 , WDS 6 - 8
38. SANTRAGACHI
WAP 4 - 80 , WAP 7 - 4
39. TATANAGAR
WAM 4 - 12 , WAP 7 - 12 , WAG 5 - 40 , WAG 7 - 50 , WAG 9 - 134
40. ARRAKONAM
WAM 4 - 5 , WAP 1 - 29 , WAP 4 - 17 , WAG 5 - 89 , WAG 7 - 39
41. ERODE
WAP 4 - 113 , WAP 7 - 2 , WAG 7 - 83 , WDM 2 - 5 , WDG 3A - 38 , WDM 3A - 19 , WDM 3D - 11 , WDG 4/4D - 11 , WDP 4D - 15 , WDS 6 - 6
42. ROYAPURAM
WAP 4 - 21, WAP 7 - 61
43. ERNAKULAM
WDM 2 - 4 , WDG 3A - 10 , WDM 3A - 34 , WDS 6 - 7
44. GOLDEN ROCK
WDM 2 - 4 , WDG 3A - 21, WDP 3A - 11 , WDM 3A - 5 , WDG 4/4D - 29 , WDP 4B/4D - 34 , YDM 4 - 5 , WDS 6 - 5
45. TONDIRAPET
WDM 2 - 8 , WDG 3A - 4 , WDM 3A - 13 , WDM 7 - 15 , WDS 6 - 15
46. ITARSI
WAM 4 - 7 , WAP 4 - 75 , WAG 5 - 94 , WDM 2 - 6 , WDM 3A - 72 , WDM 3D - 43 , WDG 4D - 3 , WDP 4B/4D - 44 , WDM 3C - 2 , WDS 6 - 21 , WDM 2G - 2
47. NEW KATNI
WAG 5 - 114 , WAG 7 - 73 , WAG 9 - 4 ,
48. KATNI
WDM 2 - 1 , WDG 3A - 121 , WDM 3A - 51 , WDM 3D - 8 , WDG 4/4D - 58
49. TUGHALAKABAD
WAM 4 - 8 , WAP 7 - 39 , WAG 5 - 75 , WAG 7 - 30 , WAG 9 - 77 , WDP 1 - 44 , WDP 3A - 26 , WDM 3A - 37 , WDG 4/4D - 2 , WDP 4B/4D - 56
50. VALSAD
WAM 4 - 1 , WAG 5 - 132 , WAG 7 - 68
51. VADODRA
WAP 4 - 72 , WAP 5 - 62 , WAP 7 - 21 , WAG 5 - 46
52. RATLAM
WDM 2 - 5 , WDG 3A - 13 , WDM 3A - 48 , WDM 3D - 25 , WDG 4/4D - 15 , WDP 4D - 10 , WDS 6 - 7
53. VATVA
WDM 3A - 54 , WDG 3A - 55 , WDM 3D - 26 , WDS 6 - 17
54. SABARMATI
WDM 2 - 10 , WDG 4/4D - 158 , WDP 4D - 16 , YDM 4 - 24 , WDG 5 - 5
55. MALDA TOWN
WDM 2 - 20 , WDG 3A - 4 , WDM 3A - 59 , WDM 3D - 10 , WDM 3C - 1
56. NEW GUHAWATI
WDM 2 - 21 , WDG 3A - 51 , WDM 3A - 15 , WDM 3D - 16 , WDG 4 - 15 , WDS 6 - 16
57. SILIGURI
WDG 4/4D - 128 , WDP 4/4B/4D - 76
58. BHAGAT KI KOTHI
WDG 4/4D - 86 , WDP 4/4B/4D - 65
59. ABU ROAD
WDM 2 - 10 , WDG 3A - 10 , WDM 3A - 63 , WDG 4/4D - 54
60. KRISHNARAJAPURAM
WDG 3A - 38 , WDM 3A - 29 , WDM 3D - 4 , WDG 4 - 19 , WDP 4/4B/4D - 68 , WDS 6 - 6
61. HUBLI
WDG 4/4D - 171 , WDP 4/4B/4D - 30
62. PHULERA
YDM 4 - 20
63. MHOW
YDM 4 - 14
64.  BANDRA MARSHALLING YARD
WDS 6 - 25
65. BELIGHATA
WDS 6 - 20
66. DHAULPUR
ZDM 5 - 6
67. GHANDHIDHAM
WDS 6 - 2
68. GWALIOR
NDM 5 - 13
69. KALKA
ZDM 3 - 16
70. KATWA
ZDM 5 - 4
71. MOTIBAGH
ZDM 3 - 15 , ZDM 4 - 9
72. MURTAZAPUR
ZDM 4 - 12
73. PATHANKOT
ZDM 3 - 7 , ZDM 4 - 13
74. PRATAPNAGAR
ZDM 5 - 27
75. TINDHARIA
NDM 6 - 6
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