Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway, undertook intensive inspection of Tenali-Gudur Section on Vijayawada Division today i.e., 17th February 2017. Shri Ashok Kumar, Divisional Railway Manager, Vijayawada Division accompanied the General Manager all through the inspection.
The General Manager along with Principal Heads of Departments began his inspection from Tenali Railway Station. He inspected the Railway station, circulating area, booking office, Health Unit and Railway colony also. As a part of amenities, the General Manager inaugurated water supply arrangements for station and Railway Colony. He also inaugurated Electrical Switch Room at the Station.
At Nidubrolu station, the General Manager inaugurated the new station building and planted a tree sapling in the station premises. At ongole railway station, the General Manager thoroughly inspected the entire premises including general waiting halls, food stalls etc. The General Manager met the Gang Unit and interacted with them on their crucial responsibility of safeguarding the rail tracks. He advised them to be on high alert in their duties and immediately inform their supervisors in case of any unusual occurrences found on the course of work. Later, the General Manager inspected Traction Sub-Station. The General Manager inaugurated a Children Park and planted tree saplings at Bitragunta as part of green initiative. He also inspected the Crew Booking Lobby, Accident Relief Train and Medical Relief Vehicle.
Enroute the entire journey, the General Manager conducted rear window inspection of the Section. He inspected curves and points, conducted speed test etc. The General Manager halted at manned level crossing gate and observed the standard proceedings being followed to ensure safe passage of trains and road commuters. Mid-Section, the General Manager conducted inspection of a minor bridge and a major bridge to examine the safety measures. Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav met several public representatives, members of trade and commerce, unions and rail user associations etc., and received representations on public demands regarding amenities, services etc.,
Shri Ram Kripal, Commissioner Railway Safety, South Central Circle, Shri S.N.Singh, Principal Chief Engineer, Shri N. Madhusudhana Rao, Chief Operations Manager, Shri P. Ganeswara Rao, Chief Commercial Manager, Shri D.K. Singh, Chief Safety Officer, Shri John Thomas, Chief Electrical Engineer, Shri P. Somkuwar, Chief Workshops Engineer, Shri N.V. Ramana Reddy, Chief Personnel Officer, Dr. K.H.K.Dora, Chief Medical Director accompanied the General Manager.