Rly DRM Briefed on Passengers' Demands

Published: 25th September 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 25th September 2014 06:00 AM   |  A+A-

ANAKAPALLE: The elected representatives of Anakapalle Lok Sabha segment have explained the Vijayawada Divisional Railway Manager about the basic daily needs of railway passengers, their demands and other developmental works to be taken up in the railway division. Except for a small area, the entire railway route after Duvvada comes under the South Central Railway, with Vijayawada as the divisional headquarters, and the railway commuters travelling between Duvvada and Tuni have many complaints.

For the first time, Anakapalle MP Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao arranged an interactive session with rail users, passenger associations and MLAs in his segment here Wednesday, presided over by the MP himself, in which Vijayawada DRM Pradeep Kumar took part. HRD minister Ganta Srinivasa Rao stressed the need for addressing the demands of passengers in the region. All trains should halt at Duvvada, Simhachalam, Pendurthi, Anakapalle and Tuni stations. Further, a place should be allotted in the stations for opening Anna Canteens, he suggested.

Stay up to date on all the latest Andhra Pradesh news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp