Eastern Railway honours Employees with Safety Awards

Kolkata (KOAA): Eastern Railway (ER) has instituted the unique concept of Safety Awards to honour its employees who did diligent work in improving safety in train operation towards advise of general manager on zero tolerance on safety.

In keeping with the practice of honouring employees, whose meticulous work, alertness and prompt action have helped in maintaining high standard of safety or in averting possible mishap, 10 employees of Eastern Railway have been honoured with Safety Awards at Eastern Railway’s Headquarters in Fairlie Place, this morning. The award was presented to the outstanding employees for their remarkable service for smooth operation of train services by R K Gupta, general manager of ER. Anil Kumar Gupta, chief safety officer of ER and other principal heads of departments were also present on the occasion.

Employees of ER who were felicitated with Safety Awards are  Satya Prakash, D Mardi, Prasanta Kumar Das (all loco pilots, goods), Barddhaman Md Q J Akhtar, assistant loco pilot, Barddhaman, Ganga Prasad, senior section engineer, Sealdah,  Tapan Kumar Ghosh, loco pilot (goods) Sealdah, Pinaki Sarkar, loco pilot Sealdah, Mahendra Tanti, porter, Kahalgaon,  Awadhesh Kumar Singh, loco pilot, Malda and Kumar Praveen, assistant loco pilot, Malda.