Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway conducted annual inspection of Dhone – Secunderabad Section of Hyderabad Division today i.e., 3rd March, 2017, which includes major stations like Kurnool City, Gadwal, Mahabubnagar etc. Smt Aruna Singh, Divisional Railway Manager, Hyderabad Division accompanied the General Manager during the inspection.
Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, commenced his day long annual inspection with conducting a Speed Test on Dhone – Bhogolu section. Later, General Manager inaugurated a Manned Level Crossing with Solar roof top for winch arrangement between Veldurthi-Ulindakonda section. He also conducted a trolley inspection of the track and major bridge, generator equipment and inaugurated Solar DC/AC pump between Ulindakonda-Dupadu section.
At Kurnool City Railway Station, the General Manager inspected the station premises, visited the exhibition of LED equipment and inaugurated fully lit LED station; 10 KWP on-grid solar plant; retiring room; RO Water Plant. He also inspected railway staff quarters; health unit and inaugurated Children’s park, Type-IV Railway staff quarters, CSI Office, online self assessment and grading software. Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav met Shri Mohan Reddy, Hon’ble MLA, Kurnool; Ms. Akhila Priya, Hon’ble MLA, Allagadda and discussed on rail developmental plans in the region. He also received representations from DRUCC members, representatives of association of The Kurnool District Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The General Manager halted and inspected Shri Bala Brahmeswara Jogulamaba Halt station the passenger amenities and facilities available. He inspected Poodoor station premises, yard points and crossings etc., he also inaugurated 3 KW Solar – wind Hybrid plant. At Gadwal, General Manager inspected Crew rest room, inaugurated Solar DC/AC pump, two stage cooling system of crew rest room, battery management system etc.,
At Mahbubnagar, Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav inspected the station premises, inaugurated renovated Goods Platform facility, he declared open the Gadwal-Mahbubnagar section as 100% LED lit section. He also inaugurated BLDC super fans with Solar backup, Siding boom at Manned Level crossing in the town. He received representations from local public representatives on various rail related issues.
Shri Ram Kripal, Commissioner Railway Safety, South Central Circle, Shri S.N.Singh, Principal Chief Engineer, Shri P. Ganeswara Rao, Chief Commercial Manager, Shri D.K. Singh, Chief Safety Officer, Shri John Thomas, Chief Electrical Engineer, Shri Arjun Mundiya, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Smt Padmini Radhakrishnan, Financial Advisor & Chief Accounts Officer, Dr. K.H.K.Dora, Chief Medical Director and other Officials accompanied the General Manager and conducted department wise inspection.