ER’s special drive against corruption

Kolkata
31 Jan 2018

Eastern Railway is launching a 72-hrs. Special drive against corruption in Commercial and other public interface departments where there is scope for corruption. Harindra Rao, general manager, Eastern Railway asked principal chief commercial manager, sr. deputy general manager and chief security commissioner to organize joint checks at major Railway stations. All commercial, vigilance and RPF officers alongwith station directors have been directed to conduct special checks. Passengers and Rail users should be informed about the telephone numbers and contact officers for any information related to corruption and bribery by the employees in Eastern Railway.
All corruption related complaints received through emails, Twitter, Facebook etc. are to be promptly replied and action should be taken as per the rule immediately. Surprise checks may be conducted at mass contact areas. General Manager also asked to go for an awareness campaign to check any corrupt practice by Railway employees. He urged upon divisional railway managers to work towards strengthening the public confidence in the railway system. The station authority should also announce and display vigilance helpline numbers and the contact officers for the information of the public in general and rail users in particular. All out efforts should be made to inform public about efforts to combat corruption in the Railways.
        
The Vigilance Helpline Number 9432223142 shall be informed to public in case they need to lodge complaints. However, in Eastern Railway following numbers may be used by the public for any information to check corruption in Railways:

Contact Numbers of vigilance officers of Eastern Railway
Senior Dy. General Manager             Dy. Chief Vigilance Officer/Traffic
033-22303897                                     033-22305862
Dy. Chief Vigilance Officer/Stores     Dy. Chief Vigilance Officer/Engineering
033-22306192                                    033-22300138
Vigilance Officer/Accounts                 Dy. Chief Vigilance Officer/Electrical
033-22102871                                     033-22102929

                          Email : sdgm@er.railnet.gov.in