SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
24 RAKES CONTAINING MORE THAN 32 THOUSAND TONNES OF FOOD GRAINS HAVE REACHED RANCHI DIVISION OF SER DURING THE MONTH OF AUGUST
Kolkata, 18th September, 2020:
South Eastern Railway has taken all possible measures in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic to ensure uninterrupted supply of food grains and other essential commodities. As per the guidelines given by the Ministry of Railways, SER has geared up its entire network for unabated movement of goods trains. During the month of August, 2020, altogether 32,054 tonnes of food grains have been unloaded from 24 food rakes comprising of Rice and Wheat in Ranchi Division.
The rakes were unloaded at Namkom and Tatisilwai of Ranchi Division of South Eastern Railway during the period from 1stAugust to 31st August, 2020. The concerned staff of South Eastern Railway have been working at various stations and goods sheds for safe unloading and loading of food grains and essential commodities. Security persons have also been deployed for security of food grains and other commodities.
Rakes containing food grains are being unloaded at different locations of South Eastern Railway.