WR puts illustrative display panel at railway stations

Western Railway has put up an illustrative display panel at Marine lines Railway station as part of developing it as “ Aadarsh station ” . As per announcement made by Minister for Railways Ku. Mamta Banerjee in her Railway budget speech , such illustrative display panels will be displayed at 18 suburban stations of Western Railway which are declared “ Aadarsh stations “.

The illustrative display panels contain information about adjoining landmarks / historical places / places of tourist interest . These panel will be made in Marathi , Hindi and English language . Information about Marine Drive , Parsi Agyari and Mumbadevi Temple has been displayed on the panel along with pictures put up at Marine lines station . Such panel will be put up at Charni Road station shortly followed by other Aadarsh stations in a phased manner .

Round-the-clock announcements at Central Railway

 Announcements will now be made round the clock at all suburban Central Railway stations. The CR will deploy 86 persons within a month for the job.

“For 24-hour announcements there was need for extra staff. CR decided to outsource it. A company will provide 86 persons who will be trained by the railways. We have given a proposal to the railway board for additional staff. Candidates will be recruited by the railway recruitment board,” said ZA Siddiqui, Chief Commercial Manager, CR. Commuters have welcomed the move.