SER organises special drive on stations’ cleanliness

29 May 2018

South Eastern Railway (SER) is organizing a month long “Swachh Rail Swachh Bharat” special drive on cleanliness of all major stations over its jurisdiction from May 25 to June 24. As a part of this special cleanliness drive, all important stations are taken and identified for cleaning in a vigorous manner at every nook and corner. Healthier and hygienic atmosphere should be prominently visible at the stations for the comfort of passengers. Besides regular cleanliness drive, measures like On Board House Keeping, Feedback Survey and Third Party Assessment of cleanliness are being adopted by railways to improve the quality of cleanliness. Intensive cleanliness drives are being made through mechanized cleaning system at stations and in trains. To create extensive awareness amongst rail users and passengers, posters, banners, leaflets are put up at various areas of stations to attract the attention of the passengers for their consciousness about cleanliness. Skits (Nukkad)  are being staged at different stations of S E Railway to give the message of “Swachh Rail Swachh Bharat” for cleaner railway stations. CCTVs are also being used for monitoring the cleanliness drive. Officers and staff from different departments are being deployed in this massive cleanliness drive. Passengers of different classes are being interviewed as a feedback about cleanliness and their suggestions have been taken for betterment of railways in respect of cleanliness. (EOIC)