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Title: Third class in Indian railways Author: Mahatma Gandhi Release Date: January 31, 2008 [EBook #24461] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYS *** Produced by Bryan Ness, Martin Pettit and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at http:--www.pgdp.net (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive-American Libraries.) THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYS BY M.
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GANDHI GANDHI PUBLICATIONS LEAGUE BHADARKALI-LAHORE THIRD CLASS IN INDIAN RAILWAYS[1] I have now been in India for over two years and a half after my return from South Africa.
Over one quarter of that time I have passed on the Indian trains travelling third class by choice.
I have travelled up north as far as Lahore, down south up to Tranquebar, and from Karachi to Calcutta.
Having resorted to third class travelling, among other reasons, for the purpose of studying the conditions under which this class of passengers travel, I have naturally made as critical observations as I could.
I have fairly covered the majority of railway systems during this period.
Now and then I have entered into correspondence with the management of the different railways about the defects that have come under my notice.
But I think that the time has come when I should invite the press and the public to join in a crusade against a grievance which has too long remained unredressed, though much of it is capable of redress without great difficulty. On the 12th instant I booked at Bombay for Madras by the mail train and paid Rs.
13-9. It was labelled to carry 22 passenge...





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