Visakhapatnam: Waltair division achieves good development in freight, passenger site visitors in Q1, says DRM

Waltair Division of East Coast Railway (ECOR) has achieved good development in Freight, Income, Passenger Visitors and Passenger Income in the course of the first 4 months of the present monetary yr as in comparison with the earlier monetary yr (April to July 2021, Divisional Railway) . Supervisor Anoop Satpathy has stated.

Railway Safety Drive (RPF) personnel performing a feat on the Railway Exhibition Floor in Visakhapatnam on Monday. , picture credit score: KR Deepak

The DRM hoisted the Nationwide Flag and took the Nationwide Salute introduced by contingents of Railway Safety Drive (RPF), Bharat Scouts and Guides and Civil Protection personnel on the 76th Independence Day celebrations held on the Railway Soccer Floor right here on Monday.

Addressing the gathering, Shri Anoop Satpathy credited the tireless efforts of the Railway staff for the spectacular efficiency of the Division. Freight income from April to July stood at ₹2,749.20 crore, a rise of ₹120 crore from ₹2519.95 crore within the earlier yr. Passenger site visitors elevated from 1.92 million from April to July 2021-22 to succeed in 8.28 million passengers this yr, registering a development of 331.25% for a similar interval.

Passenger income elevated from 75.14 crore in 2021-22 to 226.71 crore in 2022-23, registering a development of 201.72% for a similar interval.

The DRM praised the efforts of the unions acknowledged for his or her constructive position in wholesome industrial relations. He stated that Waltair’s Ladies’s Welfare Group is all the time within the entrance line to assist the railway staff and their relations.

ADRM (Infra) Sudhir Kumar Gupta, ADRM (Operations) Manoj Kumar Sahu, Parijat Satpathy, President, ECORWWO, department officers and staff participated in massive numbers.

Cultural applications have been organized on the event with the participation of Divisional Cultural Affiliation of Waltair Division, Bharat Scouts and Guides, Employees and RPF. The Daredevil efficiency by motorcyclists was the primary attraction. RPF sleuths demonstrated one of the best of yoga postures and bomb detection strategies. An exhibition of work made by greater than 250 faculty youngsters of railway staff was organized on the venue.

The DRM inspected the drawings and work and appreciated all the youngsters who participated within the mega occasion. Later, a inexperienced plantation drive was organized on the venue on this event.

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