no idea about the monsoon times but during the non monsoon times yes !!! it is a rocket indeed ( majorly depends on the locopilot too ) when I travelled around may , reached madgaon with a delay of around 1 hour.... nd reached udupi with jst 10 mins delay !!! giving an avg of almost 70 km/hr between MAO-UD moreover in a single track mountainous section with an ALCO .... so yes it deserves to be called a ROCKET!! And moreover" Karnataka janarige upyoga aguva akayka overnight superfast train"
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KARNATAKA AC coach augmented on CSTM Express SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT MANGALURU APRIL 21, 2017 00:00 IST UPDATED: APRIL 21, 2017 03:56 IST The Central Railway has decided to augment one 3 tier air-conditioned coach temporarily... more...
on Mumbai CST-Mangaluru Junction-Mumbai CST Express to clear the summer rush. Train No 12133 Mumbai CST-Mangaluru Junction Express would have the additional coach till April 30.
Its pairing train, Train No 12134 Mangaluru Junction-Mumbai CST would have the additional coach from April 21 to May 1, said a release from Konkan Railway here. With this, the train would have four 3 tier AC coaches during the period. LHB coach × Meanwhile, the Central Railway has decided to permanently augment one LHB 3 tier AC coach in Train No 19332/ 19331 Indore-Kochuveli-Indore Express with effect from April 25 from Indore and from April 28 from Kochuveli. With the addition, the train would comprise total 19 LHB coaches, including two 2 tier AC, four 3 tier AC, seven Sleeper Class, four general class and two generator car-cum SLR coaches. Source:- The Hindu
this train has very very less chances of confirmation when booked in PQ quota, when planning journey in this train.. look to book till UD/Udupi and take advantage of GN quota (it will fraction more, but greatly boosts chances of getting a confirmed or rac accommodation)