Tagged: railway


RPF does its best, stays high on achievements

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Railway Protection Force (RPF) adds lot of achievements to its credit every year, 2019 is no different for it. Facilitating safe and comfortable journey for women passengers in particular has...


Railways bring integrated helpline ‘139’

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Betterment is becoming a buzzword in Indian Railways, this is evident in their latest measure. The government transporter is putting in place integrated helpline ‘139’ from 1 January this year....


For promoting tourism on NMR

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Tourism on Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) is likely to get a boost. According to sources, a meeting was recently held at Southern Railway headquarters in Chennai to look into the...


Saying no to privitisation of Railways

  S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Point of concern at the present moment is privitisation of Indian Railways. Speaking about this at a press meet held in Chennai recently, N Kanniah, working president, AIRF and...


S RLY gets new PCOM

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 There has been a new development in Southern Railway this time. Ms. Neenu Ittyerah took over as the Principal Chief Operations Manager (PCOM) of Southern Railway on 1  December. She...


Southern Railway GM on an inspection drive

As part of Southern Railway’s green initiative project, rooftop solar power plants were inaugurated at Nanguneri and Valliyur Railway Stations during the inspection


IR’s kind gesture, sewa trains begin their innings

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Indian Railways always has something for passengers everytime. This turned true once again. ‘Sewa’ passenger trains began their service across the nation after their inaguration by Union Minister for Railways,...


Jolly ho! Pandian Express is now 50 years old

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @infodeaofficial Southern Railway has lot of jewels in its crown of trains, needless to say, Pandian Express always stands shining bright. This jewel completed 50 years of service on October 1...


Essay competition to commemorate Pandian Express

S Vishnu Sharmaa, INN/Chennai, @Svs037 Essay competition is being organised to celebrate golden jubilee of Pandian Express of Southern Railway. The train connects Chennai with Madurai. It was 50 years ago that Pandian Express began...


On the performing side

According to sources, 1,13,992 defaulters were arrested under various sections of Railways Act in the financial year 2018-19 (upto March) and Rs 3,37,77,585 was collected as fine. The achievements for the force do not end...