CRB inspects Agra Fort and Agra Cantt. stations

Agra: Railway Board Chairman A K Mittal today inspected Agra Fort and Agra Cantonment railway stations of North Central railway and pitched for better passenger amenities.

Mittal told railway officials to step up efforts to clean the platforms and tracks which had piles of garbage. He said he will never tolerate garbage piling at Agra stations as it is among one of the top tourist destinations of the world.  He also pitched for better and broad-based facilities for passengers at the stations.

Later talking to reporters, the Railway Board Chairman said the Gatiman Express, which will run at a speed of 160 km per hour between Agra and Delhi, would be launched following green signal from the Railway Safety Commissioner.