Dedicated Work Force made SCR best amongst Indian Railways -says Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager during the book release ceremony
SECUNDERABAD: Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager complimented all the officers and staff of the South Central Railway for the remarkable performance during the financial year 2017-18. South Central Railway provided the best passenger and freight services to the esteemed customers without a single unusual incident, he said. Providing safe journey to the passengers should remain top on the agenda of every railway employee, he added. The General Manager was addressing a big gathering of Railway Officers, Staff and their family members at the 63rd Regional Railway Week Celebrations held today i.e., 11th April, 2018 at Rail Kalarang, Bhoiguda, Secunderabad to commemorate the first train run on Indian soil.
Highlighting the achievements of SCR, Shir Vinod Kumar Yadav stated that SCR has attained top position on Indian Railways by bagging 7 Performance Efficiency Shields out of 17 Shields along with prestigious Overall Performance “Pandit Govind Ballabh Pant Shield”.
The General Manager released two books “Railu Kathalu” a compilation of Rail stories in Telugu & “Pilgrim and Tourist places in SCR” published by South Central Railway. Shri M.Umashanker Kumar, Chief Public Relations Officer took initiative as honorary editor in publication of these books which is first of its kind on South Central Railway.
Secunderabad Division bags GM’s Efficiency Shield
The culmination of the glittering function was marked by presentation of the General Manager’s efficiency shield for over all best performance to Secunderabad Division. Shri Amit Varadan, Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division received the shield along with team of Officers. The General Manager also presented Commercial & Operating Performance Shields to Secunderabad Division, Civil & Finance Performance Shields to Vijayawada Division. Totally, the General Manager presented 33 Zonal Level Efficiency Shields to various Departments & Divisions, 102 individual awards for the officers and staff for in recognition of meritorious contribution.
Earlier, Shri John Thomas, Addl. General Manager, SCR in his welcome address stated that SCR is known for its image as one of the best performing Zones on Indian Railways. It is the excellent work culture and the dynamism of the leadership which is the reason for the same, he added. Shri Ashesh Agarwal, Senior Deputy General Manager was present on the occasion.