[AI] FW: regarding Handicapped coach

IKOLOKI ikoloki.consultants at gmail.com
Thu May 20 07:49:06 EDT 2010


u had the reservation ticket
train number
date
'sl1' coach reservation



On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 3:48 PM, Amiyo Biswas <amiyo.biswas at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I traveled by handicapped couch from Howrah to Delhi by Poorva Express in
> March this year. My reservation was not confirmed and so I had to use this
> facility, in my fellow passengers' terms, at a loss. Anyway, what I
> understood from the passengers and the RPF on Howrah station is that if you
> have a handicapped card and a ticket in any form, you can travel by this
> couch. Escorts are also allowed in the same couch for the convenience of the
> handicapped passengers. I think, berths in this couch are not allotted
> during reservation process.
>
>
> With Best regards,
> Amiyo Biswas.
> Cell: 91-9433464329
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "surya narayana" <surya.ganta at gmail.com
> >
> To: <accessindia at accessindia.org.in>
> Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 2:52 PM
> Subject: Re: [AI] FW: regarding Handicapped coach
>
>
>
> hello friends,
>> i requested all the guard and railway police force. but no use.
>> because there was no chart on the compartment containing my
>> reservation details. even if there's any chart, how can we ask the
>> handicapped fellow men to vacate the seat? they too have the right to
>> sit on the seats as well as other passingers. it is pity to note that
>> it is totally irrelavant to make arrangements to reserve seats in
>> disabled compartment.
>>
>> On 5/20/10, Tushar Kansara <tarasnake at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> the nearest person who can help u in handicapped coach is the train guard
>>>
>>> On Wed, May 19, 2010 at 10:26 PM, surya narayana
>>> <surya.ganta at gmail.com>wrote:
>>>
>>> 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
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> >       Email secured by TPML Electronics
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> > Email secured by TPML Electronics
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> > To unsubscribe send a message to
>>>> > accessindia-request at accessindia.org.inwith
>>>> > the subject unsubscribe.
>>>> >
>>>> > To change your subscription to digest mode or make any other changes,
>>>> please
>>>> > visit the list home page at
>>>> >
>>>>
>>>> http://accessindia.org.in/mailman/listinfo/accessindia_accessindia.org.in
>>>> >
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> To unsubscribe send a message to
>>>> accessindia-request at accessindia.org.inwith the subject unsubscribe.
>>>>
>>>> To change your subscription to digest mode or make any other changes,
>>>> please visit the list home page at
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> http://accessindia.org.in/mailman/listinfo/accessindia_accessindia.org.in
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> To unsubscribe send a message to accessindia-request at accessindia.org.inwith
>>> the subject unsubscribe.
>>>
>>> To change your subscription to digest mode or make any other changes,
>>> please
>>> visit the list home page at
>>>
>>> http://accessindia.org.in/mailman/listinfo/accessindia_accessindia.org.in
>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> To unsubscribe send a message to accessindia-request at accessindia.org.inwith the subject unsubscribe.
>>
>> To change your subscription to digest mode or make any other changes,
>> please visit the list home page at
>>
>> http://accessindia.org.in/mailman/listinfo/accessindia_accessindia.org.in
>>
>
>
>
>
> To unsubscribe send a message to accessindia-request at accessindia.org.inwith the subject unsubscribe.
>
> To change your subscription to digest mode or make any other changes,
> please visit the list home page at
>  http://accessindia.org.in/mailman/listinfo/accessindia_accessindia.org.in
>



More information about the AccessIndia mailing list