Chairman, Railway Board reviews SER performance

3 Mar 2018

Ashwani Lohani, chairman, Railway Board and ex-officio principal secretary, Govt. of India held a high level review meeting with the general manager, South Eastern Railway (SER), S. N Agrawal and all other principal head of the departments to review and evaluate the performance of S E Railway at this Railway’s Headquarters, Garden Reach on Saturday morning.
Lohani reviewed the various key activities of SER and laid emphasis on safety with special focus on track maintenance and cleanliness in trains as well as stations. Elaborate discussions were held on railway’s earnings from freight and passenger traffic, capacity enhancement of railway projects etc.
He instructed the railway officers about bringing changes in work culture in every sphere and advised the officials to deliver with changed attitude. While mentioning about railway’s highly committed work force, Lohani gave emphasis on staff enrichment and upliftment.
Before conducting the meeting, the chairman inspected S E Railway Central Hospital, Garden Reach to witness the upgraded medical facilities available. He visited the Burn Unit, Modular Operation Theatre and Surgical ICU to review the infrastructural facilities at the hospital and also met with the patients. While appreciating the health care facilities provided to the patients he complimented for having such turnkey projects in a single premises and lauded the performance of S E Railway. (EOIC)