SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
HON’BLE MPs OF DIVISIONAL COMMITTEE HOLD MEETING WITH SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
Kolkata, 30th September, 2019:
The meeting of the Divisional Committee comprising of Hon’ble Members of Parliament both from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha under jurisdiction of Kharagpur and Adra Divisions of South Eastern Railway was held at Kolkata this morning (30/9/2019). The Divisional Committee Meeting was chaired by Sri Dilip Ghosh, Hon’ble Member of Parliament.
The other Hon’ble Members of Parliament who attended the meeting were viz. Smt. Manjulata Mandal, Dr. Subhash Sarkar, Sri Sunil Kumar Mondal, Sri Soumitra Khan, Dr. Kunar Hembram, Sri Jyotirmoy Singh Mahto, Sri Pashupati Nath Singh, Sri Sanjay Seth, Sri Sisir Adhikari, Smt. Sajda Ahmed and Sri Bishweswar Tudu and offered their valuable suggestions for overall development of South Eastern Railway.
Sri Sanjay Kumar Mohanty, General Manager, South Eastern Railway while welcoming the Hon’ble Members of Parliament highlighted the services rendered by South Eastern Railway to its users in respect of passenger amenities, introduction of Mail/Express trains, running of special trains, status of ongoing projects etc. General Manager assured the Hon’ble Members of Parliament for providing passenger amenities, safety and security of passengers with effective and efficient supervision by this railway.
Hon’ble MPs held discussions on issues associated with new and existing train services, stoppages, extension of trains, passenger facilities, cleanliness, Road Over Bridge, expeditious completion of railway projects, drinking water facility at stations, etc. for the benefit of the passengers. Hon’ble Members of Parliament exchanged their views and evaluated the performance of S E Railway. Hon’ble MPs of the Divisional Committee of Kharagpur and Adra Divisions assured cooperation for the smooth functioning of the railway. The meeting was attended by the Divisional Railway Manager, Kharagpur & Adra and all the Principal Head of the Departments of South Eastern Railway.
The necessity of holding this kind of High Level Meeting is to have direct communication between railway administration and the Hon’ble MPs for exchange of information and innovative ideas to improve amenities, safety and security of the passengers to sustain the confidence of travelling passengers as well as rail users.