Railway Employee honoured for averting major fire in train

Hajipur हाजीपुर (HJP): General Manager, East Central Railway, Hazipur Mr.Madhuresh Kumar conferred honour and a cash prize to a railway employee Mr.Santosh Kumar posted at Koderma railway station who informed promptly using his walkie talkie after he noticed a fire in a three tier bogey of Purushottam Express on February 17.

On his information, the bogey was detached from the train and then it moved onward.  A major fire accident was averted and Santosh Kumar was feeling elevated to receive certificate of appreciation and two thousand rupees as prize. A visibly moved Santosh said it would remind him to remain committed. Sumendra Kumar posted at Gujhandi station also got recognition for showing sincerity in abiding the safety norms of railway.