SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SER CROSSES RAILWAY BOARD’S TARGET
WITH HUGE EARNINGS FROM TICKET CHECKING DRIVES
Kolkata, 13th November, 2019:
South Eastern Railway has conducted massive Ticket Checking Drives during the first seven months i.e from April to October of the current financial year (2019-20) through its entire network of four Divisions i.e Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur & Ranchi and registered 64,9308 cases of travelling without or with improper tickets.
South Eastern Railway, during the first seven months of this financial year (2019-20), altogether realised Rs. 34.18 crores against a target of Rs. 32.62 crores fixed by the Railway Board and registered a growth of 4.8%. The amount was realised from 6,49,308 cases which is 5.1% more than the target of 6,17,710 cases fixed by Railway Board.
Collection of this huge amount was possible due to vigorous special checks conducted by the Commercial Department of South Eastern Railway in assistance with Railway Protection Force.