[AI] FW: regarding Handicapped coach

surya narayana surya.ganta at gmail.com
Wed May 19 12:56:03 EDT 2010


Hello sir,
I too have a immemorable and bitter experience with handicapped coach.
I was given reservation in that coach and could not find my berth
until i reach visakhapattanam. if you want, i can provide all my
experience. basically I am from andhrapradesh.

On 5/19/10, Subramani L <lsubramani at deccanherald.co.in> wrote:
> Folks (particularly from those in Bangalore):
>
> I am specifically looking for at least one experience from Bangalore in
> order to take my report forward. Though I can mention experiences of VIs
> in other places, it is highly important to get it from those in
> Bangalore as I have had a chance of speaking to the Divisional Manager
> of Railways who claims everything to be hunky-dory. Also, since my
> newspaper is circulated in Bangalore I need to see if people here have
> had any specific bad experiences in the last three to six months. Kindly
> write abck to me.
>
> Subramani
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Madhu Singhal [mailto:madhu.singhal59 at gmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 10:31 PM
> To: Subramani L
> Subject: Re: regarding Handicapped coach
>
> Dear Subramani,
> Infact,
> There is no railway staf officially.
> We felt some railway people unoficially was sitting there.
> A big mob had entered saying that this is a women coach.
> But in that crowd there men also.
> the noise was so much and we are two women could not able to shout.
> There is no commection of this coach from other coach.
> It was quite broad and both the side two long seats up and down.
> In chinai they did not listen any thing.
> In Bangalore i went to station master,
> he said better you write to southern railway because i can not take any
> action.
> There is no pantry car and this will be the last coach no one come
> there.
> 	Toilet was also very broad but we never used because they maid
> very dirty.
> 	But i receive a letter from railway authority saying we can not
> do any thing regarding coach because i have also given some suggestions.
> 	They have promised that they will send to concern authorty.
> 	After that i did not follow up.
> 	Madhu Singhal.----- Original Message -----
> 	From: Subramani L <mailto:lsubramani at deccanherald.co.in>
> 	To: Madhu Singhal <mailto:madhu.singhal59 at gmail.com>
> 	Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 8:41 PM
> 	Subject: RE: regarding Handicapped coach
> 	
> 	Dear Madam:
> 	
> 	A few questions.... Did the authorities you had complained to
> (in Chennai and in Bangalore) recognised that it was the handicapped
> coach? Or did you struggle explaining to them about the existence of the
> coach itself?
> 	
> 	Did you tell the people getting into the coach that it was not
> meant for the public and was a special coach for the handicapped
> persons?
> 	What was the reaction of the public when you explained to them
> about the purpose of the coach? Did anyone object or use threatening or
> abusive language when you did that?
> 	Were any railway staff around for to sort out the confusion?
> 	What was the condition of the coach? Was it broad enough for
> people to walk freely? Was it connected with the rest of the coaches?
> Were pantry men allowed to sell food?
> 	Who did you complain to in Bangalore?
> 	
> 	Rgards,
> 	
> 	Subramani
> 	
> 	
> 	
> 	
> 	-----Original Message-----
> 	From: Madhu Singhal [mailto:madhu.singhal59 at gmail.com]
> 	Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 6:57 PM
> 	To: Subramani L
> 	Subject: Re: regarding Handicapped coach
> 	
> 	Dear Subramani,
> 	In 2007 january i was travelling to Chinaifrom Bangalore.
> 	I booked my ticket along with friend in a c coach.
> 	But it was in waiting list and did not confirmed.
> 	Last moment we thaught okay we will try handicap coach.
> 	We went and sat there.
> 	It was empty only one disabled person was there.
> 	We are very happy thinking can go comfortably.
> 	After contonment one railway staf came and sat.
> 	There was no TTI.
> 	But after 15 minute later coach was ful and they were pushing
> that disabled person.
> 	After some time we can not even breathe.
> 	Noone came to check the ticket.
> 	After reaching Chinai i went and told to the station master.
> 	He said you can complain after reaching Bangalore.
> 	
> 	After comming here i sent my ticket to the concern authority and
> they diduct the money and sent me the left over money.
> 	I wrote a letter to the railway department about it.
> 	I got an answer we will take action but nothing happened.
> 	Madhu Singhal.
> 	The train was Vrindavan express.
> 		----- Original Message -----
> 		From: Subramani L <mailto:lsubramani at deccanherald.co.in>
>
> 		To: Madhu Singhal <mailto:madhu.singhal59 at gmail.com>
> 		Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2010 4:21 PM
> 		Subject: regarding Handicapped coach
> 		
> 		2Dear Madam:
> 		
> 		I remember you mentioning to me once about the bad
> experience you had in the handicapped coach. Kindly let me know if you
> can speak about it on the record. If you also know anyone in Bangalore
> who have similar experience kindly lt me know.
> 		
> 		Subramani
> 	
> 	
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