SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SER GENERATES RECORD REVENUE FROM SCRAP SALES SURPASSING RAILWAY BOARD’S TARGET
Kolkata, 5thMarch, 2019:
South Eastern Railway has surpassed Scrap Sale target set by Railway Board of Rs. 240 crores on 4th March i.e 26 days ahead of target date.South Eastern Railway is the 2nd Zone in Indian Railways to achieve this feat.SER is targeting to become “SCRAP FREE ZONE” by end of this Financial Year.South Eastern Railway has been able to sell scrap worth Rs. 240.58 crores during the financial year 2018-19 as on 4th March, 2019. This is 40.03% higher than the total sale of last Financial Year.
29,470 MT of Engineering Scrap (which includes Scrap Rails), 12,638 MT of other Ferrous Scrap, 1,700 MT of Non-Ferrous Scrap, 536 Nos. of condemned Wagons, 225 Nos. of condemned Coaches and 7 Nos. of condemned Diesel Locomotives have been disposed off so far in current financial year.South Eastern Railway is working on Mission Mode to become scrap free Railway.