During the course of the inspection, the Committee checked waiting halls, dormitories, retiring rooms, drinking water facility, lifts, escalators, station circulating area, Security Surveillance System and so on.
SECUNDERABAD: Members of Passenger Amenities Committee on Indian Railways visited Tirupati, Kacheguda, Hyderabad and Secunderabad Railway Stations of South Central Railway to undertake inspection of the quality of passenger amenities being maintained at these stations.
The Committee comprised of Shri Ladharam H. Nagwani; Shri B. Rajavardhan Reddy; Shri Lakshmi Prasad Jayaswal; Ms. Manisha Chatterjee; Shri Ramdheen Singh and Shri Prabhunath Chauhan.
The Committee inspected Hyderabad and Kacheguda Railway Stations on 8th November, 2017 and had a detailed inspection of Secunderabad Railway Station today i.e., 9th November, 2017. Prior to this, the Committee undertook inspection of Tirupati Railway Station.
During the course of their extensive inspection of these stations, the Committee checked various passenger amenities provided for passengers such as waiting halls, dormitories, retiring rooms, drinking water facility, lifts, escalators, station circulating area, Security Surveillance System (CCTV’s) etc.,
Later, during their interaction with Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, SCR at Rail Nilayam, the Committee members complimented the Zone for best upkeep of cleanliness standards at Stations and fool proof Security arrangements put in place for meeting the needs of passengers, with use of advanced technology.
The Committee opined that the practices and procedures adopted at Secunderabad Railway Station are excellent and can be taken as a Model Railway Station on entire Indian Railways. The committee members also interacted with passengers and took feedback on facilities available at Stations.