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Posted: May 24 (14:02)

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May 24 (14:02)  
moderator^~   15851 blog posts
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Indeed a Good initiative.
Hereafter, all door plating pics and videos will be subject to deletion. Yes, many people do and will continue to take such dangerous videos for posting on YouTube, Instagram and other such apps. Such apps will never discourage this practice, as it is good for to their business. However, on this site and also the FmT app, we are now actively discouraging this practice. In the FmT app, there’s a prominent message making users aware of this and they have to explicitly agree to this condition before posting pics. Any future Unsafe videos/pics may be marked to FMs for deletion. Safely taken pics/videos through window, etc. are allowed. All safe pics are allowed.

this will lead to loss of interest and disappointment, and members may leave the app/site. That’s fine.

This step is not expected to discourage this practice as users will continue to take dangerous pics/videos for their monetized YouTube channels and deaths/mishaps will continue to happen.

As far as this small site is concerned, we just wish to do our part with a clear conscience.


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May 24 (14:12)
Soon Maha Unlimited Trip Series
eXplorerDKG^~   115716 blog posts
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Fir shi h

May 26 (10:21)
Anonymous Geniuses are a Blight
UtkarshTiwariRewa~   5634 blog posts
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Good initiative but,
What about pictures taken from Door while train is standing at Station ??
Many of my Khajuraho Station and Udaipura Station images taken this way.

May 26 (10:25)
moderator^~   15851 blog posts
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Since such pictures would be considered safe - no risk of falling, etc. - they would be allowed. This is just a measure to emphasize that yes, railfanning is a good hobby, but lives are much more important.

Hopefully, we can get to a point where we do continue to take pics, but very safely, and are also able to make the safe pics more interesting and popular through our own creativity, instead of risking our lives.

May 26 (11:17)
Saurabhdubey_86^~   27771 blog posts
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Sir, two humble site suggestions that was noticed in station forum page :
1. No. of originating/terminating trains count is not getting updated when new trains introduced e.g. Bijapur.
2. Some screen design to highlight the station amenities present in the station like retiring room, dormitories, escalators, medical check, refreshment room.
Upon clicking them , reviews related to them can be shown in expanded
Thanks in advance.

Jun 05 (14:00)
Kirti^~   9294 blog posts
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Please add some example pics. For better understanding.

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