Shri Gajanan Mallya, General Manager, South Central Railway conducted a review meeting on safety, freight loading and punctuality today i.e., 17st September, 2020 from Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad through Video conferencing. Shri B.B. Singh, Additional General Manager and Principal Heads of Departments; Divisional Railway Managers (DRMs) of all the six divisions viz., Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur, Secunderabad, Hyderabad and Nanded Divisions participated through web conference.
Shri Gajanan Mallya conducted a detailed review of all the safety measures to be taken to ensure safety at all station yards and private siding premises. He also reviewed the track maintenance works going on the zone and advised the officials to adhere the guidelines strictly to ensure the safety of the track. He also reviewed the problem being encountered in train movements and directed officials to take coercive action at the earliest. He advised to remove the caution orders to the possible extent wherever feasible, so as to further speed up the train movements.
The General Manager also held a detailed review with all the Divisional Railway Managers on Business Development Units (BDU’s) and insisted to have continuous persuasion with the customers in order to increase the outreach. He also reviewed the action plan of the divisions on loading of various commodities, food grains, fertilizers, agro products and granite loading etc. He advised the officials to extend all possible support to the customers/traders for improving the freight loading and inform them about these special initiatives introduced which would benefit them and the organization.
The General Manger speaking on the staff welfare, has instructed all the DRMs to arrange for Covid testing of all the staff at Divisional offices, workshops etc., to improve the confidence among the staff. He also instructed the officials to follow the Covid guideline strictly to curtail the spread of Corona over the entire zone including Training institutes.