For the first time, Guntakal division of the South Central Railway (SCR) has dispatched bananas to Mumbai for their export to Middle East.
The section between Uppaluru to Bhimavaram Town for a length of 88 kms has been doubled and electrified.
South Central Railway (SCR) on Wednesday set up a UV sanitisation and baggage wrapping services kiosk at Vijayawada railway station.
SCR will run two one-way special trains from Narsapur and Anakapalle to Secunderabad to clear extra rush of passengers on Sunday.
Keeping COVID-19 situation in mind, SCR has allocated isolation bogeys in each train in case any member of the group becomes symptomatic, and sanitisation kits will be given out to all members.
In order to clear extra rush of passengers during Sankranti festival, South Central Railway will run 16 clone special train services between Secunderabad and Berhampur.
Mallya also instructed them to expedite the procurement of sufficient fog detection devices.
The South Central Railway (SCR) has bagged three National Energy Conservation Awards, announced by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency/Ministry of Power, for the year 2020.
The zone has recorded freight loading of 9.3 MT in November this year as against 8.9 MT in November 2019 despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
A senior SCR official told TNIE the Vijayawada’s is one of the major stations identified in the country by the Ministry of Railways for upgradation of facilities.
A 1998 batch officer of Indian Engineering Services (IRSE) and new to the assignment, Rao was serving as Chief Workshop Manager, Rayanapadu.
Further, RPF teams will also collect feedback from the identified lady passengers at the destination station.
More importantly, upswing in the growth continued to be broad-based with higher levels of loading being witnessed in almost all commodities, except coal.
The BDU team and different departments of railways have persuaded the traders and merchants to transport their consignment by train.
Out of the total length of 221 km of the project, 124 km is now completed while the balance of 97 km is due for completion by mid-2021.