SECUNDERABAD: Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway instructed the officials to eliminate all Un Manned Level Crossing (UMLCs) Gates by next year. He conducted a detailed review meeting on Safety and Punctuality today i.e., 18th September, 2017 at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad along with Principal Heads of Departments. The Divisional Railway Managers (DRMs) of all six Divisions i.e., Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur and Nanded participated through video conference.
Vinod Kumar Yadav informed that the Hon’ble Minister of Railways complimented the Zone regarding eliminations of level crossings which is increasing the responsibility of the Zone. The General Manager instructed that Employee Charter should be implemented properly in all Divisions and genuine grievances by the employees should be sorted out immediately. Speaking on the welfare activities of the women employees the General Manager instructed the DRMs to give priority on their grievances. He also instructed the officials to make an action plan to provide all stations and offices with LED lighting by the end of this financial year.
The General Manager speaking on the safety, instructed the officials to intensify field level checks, track maintenance works and address the problems on top priority. He reviewed the all unsafe working activities on the Zone and advised the officials to take preventive measures to arrest any such incidents. Vinod Kumar Yadav reviewed the Monsoon readiness drill including patrolling, monitoring of water levels of tanks etc., and instructed them to concentrate on vulnerable locations.
John Thomas, Additional General Manager; K.V.Siva Prasad, Principal Chief Engineer; N. Madhusudhana Rao, Principal Chief Operations Manager; Arjun Mundiya, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer; Smt. Padmini Radhakrishnan, Principal Financial Advisor; M.G.Sekharam, Principal Chief Commercial Manager; Vinay Mohan Shrivastava, Principal Chief Signal & Telecommunications Engineer; Vijay Agrawal, Chief Administrative Officer (Construction); D.K.Singh, Chief Safety Officer; P.K.Sangewar, Principal Chief Material Manager; N.V. Ramana Reddy, Principal Chief Personnel Officer; Dr. K.H.K.Dora, Principal Chief Medical Director were also present during the meeting.