South Central Railway
The move comes following low occupancy in the trains in the wake of the spiralling Covid numbers, and the restrictions imposed by many states to check the spread of the virus.
Hyderabad: To avoid over-crowding at railway platforms and to contain the spread of Covid-19 infections, the rate of platform ticket at Secunderabad railway station...
The kiosk has been setup on the platform number four at Hyderabad railway station
He said that SCR would continue to take all precautions and ensure passengers travel in a safe condition
The DRMs were asked to focus on regular sanitisation of station premises and trains
The new double line has been constructed covering a distance of 13.98 km
Duronto, Kisan Rails and turmeric transportation to Bangladesh among others have contributed more than 32 per cent of the total parcels quantity transported
State govt in coordination with SCR helped as many as 1.87 lakh migrant workers from Telangana reach their hometowns in different parts of the country
Gajanan Mallya, SCR GM said that electrification of railway lines in these sections immensely benefits the Railways by reducing fuel expenditure, while also promoting energy saving
According to South Central Railway, stops such as Ernakulam Town and Kottayam will be skipped following line block
Meanwhile, platform ticket prices will continue to be Rs 10 at all stations falling under the category of NSG - 6.
The kiosk with cubicles set around will help the nursing mothers duly providing privacy for lactation of their kids, a press release said.
The GM went around the RPF barracks and goods shed yard at the railway station while returning to Secunderabad after an annual inspection of Gudur-Ongole-Tenali section in Vijayawada division on Tuesday.