SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
19 RAKES CONTAINING MORE THAN 29 THOUSAND TONNES OF FOOD GRAINS HAVE REACHED RANCHI DIVISION OF SER DURING THE MONTH OF DECEMBER
Kolkata, 18th January, 2021:
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 December, 2020, altogether 29,379 tonnes of food grains have been unloaded from 19 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 1st December to 31st December, 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.