Member staff lauds SCR over completion of RRI work at Vij before schedule; says credit goes to the Officers and Staff, who undertook the challenge with success
Secunderabad: Mr.Pradeep Kumar, Member Staff, Railway Board, New Delhi visited Secunderabad today i.e., 17th October, 2017. Accompanied by Mr.Ravindra Gupta, General Manager, SCR during his hectic schedule, the Member Staff addressed two meetings and interacted with Officials and Staff.
Meeting of Principal Heads of Departments, SCR
Mr.Pradeep Kumar, Member Staff, Railway Board addressed a meeting of the Principal Heads of Departments of SCR at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad. Applauding the work culture of the Zone, the Member Staff sought that new ideas shall come through from the officers and staff so as to infuse a fresh dynamism to Indian Railways. Stressing that change is imperative for any organisation, he called upon the Officials to channel the avenue of change. He spoke on the Railway Ministry’s commitment towards positive Human Resource practices and added that issues concerning career progression and employee welfare are being given renewed focus by the Railway Board. He appreciated the completion of RRI work at Vijayawada on SCR, ahead of schedule and opined that the credit goes to the Officers and Staff who undertook the challenge with success.
Earlier, Mr.Ravindra Gupta, General Manager in his welcome address briefed the Member Staff on the conducive Industrial Relations atmosphere prevailing on SCR. Elaborating on the co-ordination between various wings, the General Manager cited the on time completion of RRI work at Vijayawada and restoration of breaches to Railway tracks due to heavy rains recently as examples of the excellent co-ordination between various Engineering Departments. The General Manager also apprised the Member Staff that the backlog on compassionate appointment cases has been totally cleared on SCR and selection processes of various categories too streamlined, towards faster completion.
Mr.A.K.Gupta, Additional General Manager, Mr.N.V.Ramana Reddy, Chief Personnel Officer were amongst the Officials present.
Golden Jubilee Meeting of SCR Employees Sangh
The SCR Employees Sangh (SCRES) celebrated its Golden Jubilee on 17th October, 2016 at Rail Kalarang, Bhoiguda, Secunderabad. Mr.K. Rosaiah, Former Governor of Tamil Nadu; Mr.Pradeep Kumar, Member Staff, Railway Board and Mr.Ravindra Gupta, General Manager, SCR were the Chief Guests.
Addressing the large gathering of employees, Mr.Pradeep Kumar, Member Staff, Railway Board, New Delhi stated that the Indian Railways workforce is spread across the length and breadth of the Nation and committed to serve. He acknowledged the fact that there is a cordial Industrial Relations prevalent on Indian Railways and gave credit to the National Federation of Indian Railwaymen (NFIR), to which SCR Employees Sangh is affiliated for its constructive role.
Earlier, Mr.Ravindra Gupta, General Manager, SCR in his speech emphasized that Employees are the biggest strength for an Organisation. It is the workforce of SCR which is instrumental in the Zone for attaining many a mile stones in the last 50 years, he added. He cited the excellent work undertaken by the SCR officials and staff from various categories during the Route Relay Interlocking (RRI) works at Vijayawada and restoration works during breaches to Railway tracks in the recent past. The General Manager expressed confidence that the Golden Jubilee of SCR will motivate the work force towards achieving more success.
Mr.M.Raghavaiah, General Secretary, SCR Employees Sangh acknowledged that the SCR administration has been responsive towards issues concerning the Railway workforce. He called upon the employees to enhance their work efficiency and exhibit more dedication to ensure that the organisation remains healthy.
Mr.K.Rosaiah complimented the SCR Employees Sangh for its relentless service towards the welfare of the Railway staff on the Zone for the last five decades and wished that the same shall continue. He praised Mr.M.Raghavaiah for leading the SCRES through the last four decades responsibly. Mr.Kasu Venkata Krishna Reddy, Former Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Mr.N.V.Ramana Reddy, Chief Personnel Officer, SCR and Mr.Prabhakar Andrews, President, SCRES were the other dignitaries present.