Zero tolerance on trains’ safety measures: ER GM cautions officers

GM thoroughly inspected at different stations on Azimganj – Katwa section
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17 Jun 2017

General Manager, Eastern Railway,  Shri Harindra Rao inspected  at New Farakka  station alongwith   DRM/Malda & all Principal Officers  from ER Headquarters. He also visited Sujni  Para &  Gankar stations in Malda division today. Later, GM inspected Azimganj & Katwa stations of Howrah division in presence of DRM/Howrah and other principal officers. General manager,  Eastern Railway  inspected the progress of various ongoing work mostly existing passenger amenities and above all CLEANLINESS at station premises and explored the possibility of further improvement.  Rao asked DRM & Divisional Officers to be more careful on safety of train operations   and ensure  outmost safety. He warned that no one will be spared if safety related rules are not followed. No shortcut on safety will be tolerated. GM wants totally zero tolerance on safety in Eastern Railway system. He thoroughly   inspected  the Cabins, Station Manager rooms etc and spoke to the concerned staff on duty. Rao also advised to make all-out effort to reach passengers safely & timely to their destinations and do the best for passengers comfort. He emphasised on passenger comfort better facilities, punctuality, safety & security etc. GM/ER interacted with the press & media people at New Farakka Jn and with MLA, local representatives & media people at Katwa station during his inspection today.