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Entry# 806553-0

PANP/Pandavapura (3 PFs)
ಪಾಂಡವಪುರ     पांडवपुरा

Track: Double Electric-Line

Kennalu, Karnataka 571435
State: Karnataka

Zone: SWR/South Western   Division: KSR Bengaluru (Bangalore)

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Type of Station: Regular
Number of Platforms: 3
Number of Halting Trains: 28
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Rating: 3.6/5 (10 votes)
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★★★  General Travel
Dec 31 2017 (09:00)   16023/Malgudi Express (UnReserved) | PANP/Pandavapura (3 PFs)

swaroophegde5~   556 blog posts   96 correct pred (68% accurate)
Entry# 2955632            Tags   Past Edits
Empty Humsafar rake going towards MYSURU JN. Spotted today

40 posts - Dec 2017

19 posts - Mon Jan 01, 2018

23 posts - Tue Jan 02, 2018

6 posts - Sat Jan 06, 2018

Jan 14 2018 (23:17)
ICF~   608 blog posts   13 correct pred (78% accurate)
Re# 2955632-96            Tags   Past Edits
Rake still there?

Jan 16 2018 (06:18)
swaroophegde5~   556 blog posts   96 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2955632-97            Tags   Past Edits
Rake in MNGT

Jan 18 2018 (14:27)
DLW made RPM WAP7 30622^~   11923 blog posts   20527 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 2955632-98            Tags   Past Edits
Did the rake have SWR markings on it?

Jan 18 2018 (14:37)
SCR Godavari Express~   2771 blog posts   12 correct pred (92% accurate)
Re# 2955632-99            Tags   Past Edits
Does not matter if markings are SWR or not... Now a days.. coaches are being sent to wherever the requirement is there... for e.g. most of the coaches of BBS-KJM Humsafar are mostly NR coaches...

Jan 18 2018 (14:40)
DLW made RPM WAP7 30622^~   11923 blog posts   20527 correct pred (87% accurate)
Re# 2955632-100            Tags   Past Edits
Yes. But that NR rake is a dummy rake I believe. All the zones are getting their Humsafar coaches now. Only few are running with coaches of other zones.
★★  General Travel
May 26 2017 (15:38)   S/Shrirangapattana (2 PFs)

Prometh Suresh   961 blog posts   1028 correct pred (67% accurate)
Entry# 2294022            Tags   Past Edits
When will doubling work at Shrirangapattana and electrification work b/w Yeliyur and Mysore be completed?

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1 posts - Thu Jan 11, 2018

Jan 11 2018 (23:42)
Prometh Suresh   961 blog posts   1028 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 2294022-427            Tags   Past Edits
Any idea when is inauguration of SBC-MYS doubling and electrification?

Jan 12 2018 (07:27)
YPR Belagavi train should run daily~   2730 blog posts   823 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 2294022-428            Tags   Past Edits
Gothilla sir. January end irabahudu.

Jan 17 2018 (10:57)
Prometh Suresh   961 blog posts   1028 correct pred (67% accurate)
Re# 2294022-429            Tags   Past Edits
Sir yeliyur substation ready aytha?

Jan 17 2018 (11:58)
swaroophegde5~   556 blog posts   96 correct pred (68% accurate)
Re# 2294022-430            Tags   Past Edits
Mys kade illa Saar evaga naanu. Gottadaga heltini

Jan 17 2018 (14:23)
YPR Belagavi train should run daily~   2730 blog posts   823 correct pred (70% accurate)
Re# 2294022-431            Tags   Past Edits
Udghatane mathe postpone aagbahudu February 1st week ge Pradhana Mantri karana.
General Travel
Dec 03 2017 (12:59)   MYS/Mysuru Junction (Mysore) (6 PFs)

Vishwamanava Express   40 blog posts
Entry# 2845989            Tags   Past Edits
Tuesday Chief of Railway Safety #CRS will inspect the electrification of #Yeliyur #Mysuru double line. Thanks to MP Pratap Simha for keeping his words on completion of electrification works btw #Bengaluru #Mysuru.
Pic taken at #MYS by Akshay click here

Dec 05 2017 (18:03)
hemantvarde   9 blog posts
Re# 2845989-4            Tags   Past Edits
Pls share the video ....
★★★  Rail Fanning
Dec 27 2015 (13:24)   16219/Chamarajanagar - Tirupati Express | MYS/Mysuru Junction (Mysore) (6 PFs) | KJM/WDM-3A/16296

LHB for TN Express~   1104 blog posts   183 correct pred (71% accurate)
Entry# 1693237            Tags   Past Edits
A Trip filled with Memories, A Journey in one of the last remaining FC coaches in commercial service in IR.
To be brief, the FC coach of the 56213/56214 Chamrajnagar-Tirupati-Chamrajnagar Fast Passenger and its RSA 16204/16203 Tirupati-Chennai Central-Tirupati Garudadhri express has been permanently withdrawn from service. No more privacy at affordable costs.......
This posts is an attempt to briefly showcase my Journey in this legendary coach, with whose suspension from service, an Era has ended. RIP BC non-AC FC....
1:- KJM WDM3A 16296 awaiting its starter with the Tirupati bound Fast Passenger on pf2 of MYS.
Pic 2:- Surprise.... Surprise.... our FC coach doesn't even belong to the same zone as the train. 90955 borrowed from SCR
Pic 3:- Those Wide Windows, their uniqueness, the nostalgic 'F' board, not to be seen anymore.
Pic 4:- "प्रथम श्रेणी" u read that right.
Pic 5:- Coupe E, our home for the next 12:30hrs.
Pic 6:- A Mistimed shot, KJM WDP4 20044 stands coupled to a train in MYS yard, while UBL WDG4 12137 gets ready to shunt the rake of Hubballi bound Hampi Express.
Pic 7:- The 'F' Class of travel, Retro Perspective.
Pic 8:- A Scheduled halt at Shrirangapatna, the North Cauvery lies ahead of us.
Pic 9:- Shrirangapatna, the only station that is yet to be doubled in the 138km stretch of SBC-MYS line, the reason is in that enclosure behind the ballast mound.
Pic 10:- Pandavpura, the SL coaches of this train are as good as GS class upto SBC, beyond which some order is restored.
Pic 11:- And Proceed, we depart from PANP.
Pic 12:- 'A Setting Sun still whispers a Promise for Tomorrow'
But for non AC BG FC, there is no tomorrow, departing from Naganahalli.
Pic 13:- Curving out of Naganahalli, the home signal indicates the arrival of a train, the SBC-CMNR Passenger
Pic 14:- Charging points, in a 25year old coach about to face the axe, SCR _/\_
Pic 15:- An attempt at capturing a light streak, departing from Malur.
Pic 16:- Arrived at Gudiyattam @ 01:05hrs, the deathly silence swallows even the sounds of the cold breeze, preparing for the 3 crossings and 5 overtakes, a regular affair with this train in this station.
Pic 17:- Good Morning Tirupati, part 1 of trip ended.
We continued our Journey to Chennai in the same train with a different name. 16204 Garudadhri Express
Pic 18:- Departed bang on time, from Left to right
- with the Milk Tankers, the Puri Express
- shunted by the WAP7, the Tirumala Express
- shunted by the GY ALCo, the Overnight Passenger from Guntakal
- on pf3, The Rayalseema Express from HYB
Pic 19:- A new day, a new beginning, the morning is definitely wiser than the evening. Heading towards Renigunta Jn.
Pic 20:- Slowing down at Renigunta outer, we are instructed to enter pf4.
Pic 21:- The only reversal in our Journey, Renigunta Jn., the breakfast varities available here is a must try for people passing through this train around 07:00-08:00 in the morning.
Pic 22:- GY WDP4D is a silent spectator to our exit, notice the express train departing from pf3, it was the Padmavati Express from SC, departing parallel to us.
Pic 23:- The Pudi curve. AJJ WAP1 22026 charges ahead with the 17 coach rake, it took charge from RU, our steed for the SBC-RU leg was AJJ WAP1 22023.
Pic 24:- Ekambarakuppam; tracks on 2 different levels, As the clouds cast their shadows on the hills, we depart and say goodbye to the Tirupati bound Sapthagiri Express.
Pic 25:- Reflections..... Aftermath of the recent rains that lashed out parts of the TN-AP border near Chennai and surrounding districts.
Pic 26:- Arakkonam Jn. outer
Pic 27:- SR seems to have begun the process of scrapping; FC coaches that have lived their usefulness, await the Grim Reaper
Pic 28:- We were allotted Coupe C, from TPTY to MAS, Emergency Window is anyday a bliss for Railfans. Sriram, my companion for the last 24hrs on rails; was enjoying it thoroughly.
Pic 29:- BL tigerface hauling a colorful CONCOR rake, patiently waits in the third line at TRL home, for us to enter.
Pic 30:- Thanks Sriram for this pic(myself in the Emergency Window @ Avadi), memories to be cherished for life.
Pic 31:- Curving towards Basin Bridge, last leg of my Journey; my first and last ride in a BG FC carriage.
Pic 32:- Arrived Chennai Central 5mins before time. RPM WAP7 which probably brought in the daily SF from TVC, waits for us to enter pf6, before proceeding to the Trip shed. To be noted, even the TVC Daily express (12695/96) had a FC coach until a few years ago. Its now replaced with a 3AC coach.
Pic 33:- Adiós First Class..... You will be missed.

2 posts - Sun Dec 27, 2015

1 posts - Mon Dec 28, 2015

Dec 28 2015 (13:09)
ಜೈ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಮಾತೇ~   3967 blog posts   539 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 1693237-4            Tags   Past Edits
Very well noted pics sir and miss you FC, I've not travelled in it and may be no chance in future if IR won't add it again.

Dec 28 2015 (13:53)
Vinay~   1364 blog posts   919 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1693237-5            Tags   Past Edits
Each pic deserves a star;).... Great coverage overall

Dec 28 2015 (19:47)
LHB for TN Express~   1104 blog posts   183 correct pred (71% accurate)
Re# 1693237-6            Tags   Past Edits
Yes, the reservation also commenced for the 3 AC coach.

Dec 28 2015 (23:18)
JYOTI BHASHKAR SINHA~   365 blog posts   402 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 1693237-7            Tags   Past Edits
I had travelled in 18181 in fc coach

Dec 29 2015 (00:02)
ಜೈ ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಮಾತೇ~   3967 blog posts   539 correct pred (65% accurate)
Re# 1693237-8            Tags   Past Edits
You are lucky to enjoy ride in FC.
General Travel
Jul 29 2017 (15:47)   PANP/Pandavapura (3 PFs)

Chakravarthy Vageesh   2 blog posts
Entry# 2365711            Tags   Past Edits
Double ElectricLine
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