Screen Reader Access Skip to Main Content Font Size   Increase Font size Normal Font Decrease Font size
Indian Railway main logo
Search :
Find us on Facebook   Find us on Twitter Find us on Youtube View Content in Hindi
National Emblem of India

Home

Citizen Charter

Divisions

Department

Tenders & Bill Status

News & Updates

Contact Us

 
Bookmark Mail this page Print this page
QUICK LINKS
04-07-2020
SER CONTINUES TO PROVIDE FREE MEALS TO THE HELPLESS & NEEDY PEOPLE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

 

 

दक्षिणपूर्वरेलवे

SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY

प्रेसविज्ञप्ति

PRESS RELEASE

SER CONTINUES TO PROVIDE FREE MEALS TO THE HELPLESS &

NEEDY PEOPLE DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

 

Kolkata, 4th July, 2020:

 

            South Eastern Railway has been playing a leading role to provide free meals to the poor and destitute people since the beginning of the Lockdown in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic. South Eastern Railway, till 30thJune, 2020 has distributed 4,71,066 free and hygienic meals to the helpless, poor and needy people nearby and outside railway areas at its Headquarters & all over four Divisions viz. Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur and Ranchi.

         

 Out of total 4,71,066 meals, 92,880 meals have been served and distributed by Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) utilising its Base Kitchen Infrastructure located in South Eastern Railway stations with the help of Commercial Department. The rest 3,78,186 free meals have been arranged for distribution by Security & other departments of SER. Various associations viz. South Eastern Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation (SERWWO), SER Bharat Scouts & Guides, St. John Ambulance Brigade, Civil Defence etc. have also joined hands in this mass food distribution activities.

             

Foods have also been distributed through the field units of SER over its jurisdiction and employees are also distributing foods at their personal level or jointly to the needy and poor people. Apart from cooked meals, SER employees are also distributing ration packets containing rice, pulses, potatoes, o­nions, edible oil, spices, biscuits etc. 

           

 This distribution amongst the poor and needy people has been done adopting adequate safety measures including social distancing and imparting best practices in this situation. South Eastern Railway is always ready for any contingency and other assistance to the best of its resources and manpower.

 

 

 

........






  Admin Login | Site Map | Contact Us | RTI | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy Valid CSS! Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

© 2016  All Rights Reserved.

This is the Portal of Indian Railways, developed with an objective to enable a single window access to information and services being provided by the various Indian Railways entities. The content in this Portal is the result of a collaborative effort of various Indian Railways Entities and Departments Maintained by CRIS, Ministry of Railways, Government of India.