SALIENT FEATURES OF RAILWAY REGIONAL PUBLIC TIME TABLE
TO COME INTO FORCE FROM 01ST OCTOBER, 2015
Press Note No. 165 dated 26-09-2015
The following changes will come into effect in the New Regional Railway Public Time Table from 01st October, 2015.
Change in time of 56205 (NTW - MYS Passenger) is a disappointment. 56025 was acting as a connecting train to 12613 (Tippu Express to SBC, which departs @ 11:15 AM). Now, we have 5 minutes gap between arrival of 56205 and departure of 12613......
The names of 19 Railway stations in the Karnataka State will have to be changed to their new names, as per notification issued by the Indian Railway Conference Association(IRCA), New Delhi.With this effect, a letter was issued by Secretary General of IRCA, to the Chief Commercial Manager, South Western Railway, Hubballi.
The following will be the altered names of stations (old names indicated in brackets) :--
Yes not only sunilkulkarni but many are dead against joining SWR ... And regarding changing of name its simply waste of ink and paint to re-paint again ...anyways SWR should run more trains and earn more...
SWR to Augment few trains
1. 15902/15901 Bengaluru City–Dibrugarh - Bengaluru City Weekly Express with one 3AC
1. 16517/18 Bengaluru City - Kannur - Bengaluru City Express [via Mysore] with one
Instead of new train they added additional coaches for Mangaluru passengers
Ministry of Railways has decided to upwardly revise the rate of Platform ticket to Rs. 10/- per ticket from Rs. 5/- per ticket.The revised rate of Platform ticket will be charged on Platform tickets to be issued from 01st April, 2015.
The Railway Board has decided to delegate thepowerto Divisional Railway Manager to increase the rate of Platform tickets beyond Rs.10/- to regulate rush at Platforms during specific requirements like melas, rallies, etc., under intimation to Railway Board.
Railway should not allow out side food sale and local products in a train (Junk Food) Because of that station cannot keep clean. If people want to sale in a train or station for them make some rules about cleanliness. Keep one or two Dustbin in every compartment.