GUNTAKAL: Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway undertook inspection of Dharmavaram-Gooty-Pendekallu-Nandyal Section on Guntakal Division today i.e., 18th January, 2018. He was accompanied by Shri Vijay Pratap Singh, Divisional Railway Manager, Guntakal Division.
Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav commenced inspection from Dharmavaram Railway Station covering entire Circulating Area and Waiting Halls. He also conducted an extensive inspection of ‘Accident Relief Train’, ‘Medical Relief Van’ along with Engineering officers and Medical officers and checked the alertness of the staff. He checked the entire medical equipment provided in Medical Relief Van and enquired about the procedure to be followed during emergency situations. He inaugurated Renovated Crew Rest room, Renovated IPF Office, Ladies TTE Rest room, Smoke detection & fire alarm systems over Guntakal Division, Stores Management and Asset Record Terminal and Mobile App for ‘TrD Asset Maintenance’ on the platform. Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav also launched a Massive Tree Plantation program at Dharmavaram Station Yard which was taken up in an area of 20 acres as part of Green Initiative during his Annual Inspection.
The General Manager conducted a speed test between Dharmavaram-Zangalapalle stations. He inspected interlocked Level Crossing Gate No. 124 between Zangalapalle- Prasannayana Palli and checked the working system and inspected the safety equipment available with Gateman. He also inspected Gang No. 4 & 5 and interacted and enquired about the essential equipment provided and safety precautions need to be taken during their working.
At Anantapur, Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav inspected the station and inaugurated new Passenger Reservation Office, Lift on Platform No. 1. Later, the General Manager interacted with media at Anantapur station and informed about developmental plans in Guntakal Division. He conducted the inspection of major Girder Bridge No. 45 between Kalluru-Pamidi stations.
At Gooty, the General Manager inaugurated Community Hall and Synthetic Shuttle Court in the Railway Housing Colony and appreciated the Officers, Staff of Diesel Loco Shed for getting ‘APPLIED 5S-LEVEL 1’ certificate for implementation of Work Place Management System in the shed. He carried out inspection of BOXN Wagon Depot at Gooty Railway Station. He also planted saplings at Wagon Depot towards green initiative.
At Dhone, Shri Vinod Kumar Yadav, inspected Running Room, Permanent Way Depot, Platforms, Circulating Area and Passenger Amenities provided in the station. He also inspected Railway Colony, Health Unit. Shri B. Rajendranath Reddy, Hon’ble MLA, Dhone met the General Manager, South Central Railway and discussed about Rail Developmental issues in his area.
Shri K. Siva Prasad, Principal Chief Engineer; Shri N. Madhusudana Rao, Principal Chief Operations Manager; Shri Vijay Agarwal, Chief Administrative Officer (Construction); Smt Padmini Radhakrishnan, Principal Financial Advisor; Shri A.A.Phadke, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer; Shri M.G.Sekharam, Principal Chief Commercial Manager; Shri N.V.Ramana Reddy, Principal Chief Personnel Officer; Dr. K.H.K.Dora, Principal Chief Medicial Director; Shri Ram Kripal, Commissioner of Railway Safety and other Officials also accompanied the General Manger and conducted department wise inspection.