GORAKHPUR: Chhapra station had received ‘drop in box’ internet facility. Under the facility, anyone could get information about trains through internet.
Chhapra station did not have this facility earlier. MPs of the region discussed the issue in a meeting on April 5 at Varanasi with NER general manager K K Atal. The GM assured them that with cooperation of Center for Railway Information System’ the station would soon get the facility.
In the recent past, Patna had been witnessing a massive movement of rail industry related activities. By virtue of various Railway Ministers hailed from Patna earlier (Lalu, Paswan, Nitish, etc.) a lot of companies came up in Patna like Rail Wheel Factory, IRCTC Regional Office, RVNL, RCT, Bharat Wagon & Engg Co. Ltd, RailTel, CONCOR, Zonal Railway Hqrs, Divisional Railway Hqrs and the industry associated to railways have made a strong base here.