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SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
CHAIRMAN, RAILWAY BOARD VISITS CHAKRADHARPUR DIVISION
Kolkata 3rd September, 2018
Shri Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board and Ex Officio, the Principal Secretary to the Govt. of India visited Chakradharpur Division of South Eastern Railway. During his visit, Shri Lohani inspected Noamundi Loading Siding and overviewed the Rapid Loading System (RLS). CRB also met a host of gangmen at Noamundi and distributed Safety kits e.g. raincoats, helmets, shoes etc. to the gangmen as precautions to their works in the rail lines. Chairman, Railway Board visited Dangoaposi, Chaibasa & Chakradharpur stations and met with every segment of staff to have their experience and the facilities and aminities provided for them.
Sri Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board inspected CCTV Rooms, Waiting Halls, Running rooms etc. at Chakradharpur station. Shri Lohani also met the Hon’ble MP and Hon’ble MLA of Chakradharpur Division, Representatives of Trade Unions etc. Shri Lohani held a high level meeting with the Additional General Manager/SER, Shri Anirban Dutta, Divisional railway Manager/Chakradharpur, Shri Chhatrasal Singh and other senior railway officers. The focus of the meeting was on capacity enhancement and staff welfare of railways and recent development planning. CRB was apprised about the highest freight loading during the month of August where S.E.Railway carried 13 million tonnes of Freight against the target of 12.80 Million tones fixed by the Railway Board.
Later, Chairman, Railway Board addressed the print and electronic media reporters regarding the future plan & programme of railways and advised the railway officers to have special thrust on safety as top priority.