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Blog Entry# 934735  
Posted: Dec 14 2013 (18:09)

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Last Response: Dec 14 2013 (18:34)
General Travel
Dec 14 2013 (18:09)   22661/Sethu SF Express

12658 Chennai Mail*^~   9320 blog posts   23871 correct pred (65% accurate)
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Day 2 ( 08.12.13) MS - RMM
Started home by 1530 along with my parents and my aunty from Mandaveli. Took auto. he asked meter + Rs.20.00 since 4 people are there. said ok..
Rchd stn by 1600 Hrs.. Took some snacks @ hot chips.
Vendor came @ after TBM and took order for dinner. He said no
rice items.. We ordered Poori / Chapati / Idli..
Dinner was served after VM. we got down at VM and purchsed pongal vada.
After dinner, our berth was LB / MB / LB / MB and SLB. I slept after having dinner. Got up by 0300 Hrs. when d train crossed RMD. Waiting to cross d PAMBAN Bridge.
D signal was green for entering Pamban Bridge. The train reduced speed and entered d bridge. When d centre point rchd it slowed little further and proceeded. It took around 8 - 10 min. to cross d bridge.
D train rchd RMM @ around 0430 Hrs. We got down and stayed there for sometime
Myself and my dad went out to chk for room near stn / temple.. we just having tea opp. to stn.. where we spoke to auto guy, he said there are many hotels near d temple, and took us to one " Manikandan Lala lodge A/c., near d temple.
We took family room amount is Rs.1000.00 after bargaining. since we said we are not going to stay til night and we lv by evening.
WE had a good darshan at Ramanatha swami temple. Had bath in 22 wells, ( Well No. 6 & 7 under repair ) after lunch slept for some time.
RMM - RMD went by bus.. had dinner and proceed for stn.. d train arrived at 2140 Hrs. on PF 1. Since it is weekly train none aware about d coach position. our coach was S1. D train arrived at 2140 it had 5 SL coach only. Our Berth was MB / UB / MB / UB / MB. one person was kind enough to change his LB to MB for my mother.
too tired. I slept imm. after getting into d berth. Got up by 0400 Hrs. d train was slowing down.. I just got dn and and chkd. d train was entering CAPE by 0400 Hrs. came bk to my berth and told my dad we arrived CAPE.
To be continued..........

2 posts - Sat Dec 14, 2013

Dec 14 2013 (18:22)
Tintumon UKG B   3949 blog posts   45 correct pred (62% accurate)
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Kamesh ji u dint go to dhanushkodi?

Dec 14 2013 (18:25)
12658 Chennai Mail*^~   9320 blog posts   23871 correct pred (65% accurate)
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I chked both sides of d bridge and also at d other end.. No photos displayed there. There was some news (fake) reg. a kid who got struck in d lever, where d bridge opens, and killed. D father of d kid, to save d train rolled down d bridge despite his kid screaming.

Dec 14 2013 (18:31)
12658 Chennai Mail*^~   9320 blog posts   23871 correct pred (65% accurate)
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yes it is SF. T. No. 22621. Patronage is good.. Tri-weekly train. M/Th/Sa

Dec 14 2013 (18:32)
12658 Chennai Mail*^~   9320 blog posts   23871 correct pred (65% accurate)
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No.. Initally planned to go to Danushkodi / Valluvar silai / Vivekananda Rock, but dropped

Dec 14 2013 (18:34)
Begins Falls Rises ™~   21453 blog posts   1207 correct pred (63% accurate)
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Some people will blindly believe to some urban legends.
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