Railway Minister holds Review Meeting with SCR Officials

सिकंदराबाद Secunderabad (SC): Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, held a review meeting with Shri P.K. Srivastava, General Manager, South Central Railway, Principal Heads of the Departments and Divisional Railway Managers at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad today i.e., 19th January, 2015. Various issues related to safety and security, revenue generation, strategies to meet targets for freight/passenger movement, status of ongoing projects, cleanliness, modernization of railway stations and redressing passenger grievances etc, were discussed in the meeting. The Hon’ble Minister appreciated SCR officials for achieving significant growth in freight loading and revenue earnings. He directed the SCR officials to accelerate the progress of Railway developmental works in SCR with due prioritisation.

The Hon’ble Railway Minister stressed upo­n improving efficiency in Railway working through systemic improvements and innovative measures in the areas of resource mobilisation, fiscal management, providing modern facilities to passengers and maintaining cleanliness in railway premises etc.

Earlier, Shri Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the Aadhar Linked Bio-metric Attendance System at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad, which is the first on Indian Railways outside New Delhi. The Minister also met representatives of Trade Unions, Passenger Associations and Industry / Trade etc and held discussions on related issues.