Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, South Central Railway conducted a review meeting on improvement of Safety and Punctuality today i.e., on 06th May, 2019 at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad along with Principal Heads of Departments. The Divisional Railway Managers (DRMs) of six Divisions i.e. Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur and Nanded joined the review meeting through video conference.
Shri Gajanan Mallya advised all the Divisional Railway Managers to strictly observe all precautions to tackle the heat wave conditions in safe running of trains and also to maintain adequate drinking water at stations and trains for the convenience of Passengers. The General Manager also told the DRM’s to alert the Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) which may come forward to provide additional services like supply of buttermilk, Lemon Water etc., helping the Passengers to overcome the problems of heat wave during their journeys.
Shri Gajanan Mallya stressed on prevention of short circuits at railway premises emphasizing on Quality wiring to avoid all kinds of unusual incidents related to electricity. He advised Zonal officers and the DRMs of all the Divisions to maintain Punctuality of Special Trains and Diverted Trains. The General Manager reviewed the ongoing projects on the Zone and instructed the DRMs to maintain Punctuality with strict adherence to the schedules of developmental and maintenance works.
Shri John Thomas, Additional General Manger; Shri K. V. Siva Prasad, Principal Chief Engineer; Shri N. Madhusudana Rao, Principal Chief Operations Manager; Shri Vijay Agrawal, Chief Administrative Officer (Construction); Shri V. M. Srivastava, Principal Chief Signal & Telecommunications Engineer; Shri Arjun Mundiya, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer; Shri Shri N.V. Ramana Reddy, Principal Chief Personnel Officer and Shri G.M. Eswara Rao, Principal Chief Security Commissioner were amongst the officials present.