North Eastern Railway AGM urges managers to complete pending projects on time
North Eastern Railway (NER) Additional Managing Director Ashok Kumar Mishra on Sunday urged railway officials to complete various ongoing development works in the Varanasi division within the given timeframe.
PRO, Varanasi Division of North Eastern Railway, Ashok Kumar said that AGM Ashok Kumar Mishra held a review meeting at the VIP lounge at Benares Station to review the progress of the various development works underway in the division of Varanasi, such as the doubling of the works of Benares-Prayagraj-Rambagh, railway section Varanasi City-Bhatni and gave instructions to the officers concerned. Mishra instructed the officials to complete the various ongoing development works on the Varanasi division within the given time frame.
Mishra and a team of officials inspected the Benares train station. He inspected the second entrance, the new station building, the circulation area, the embellished pond, the short line engines, the ordinary passenger hall, the coach guidance system, the digital mapping system, the automatic announcement system, automatic ladder, platforms and various offices, exits and entrances to the station, food places, air-conditioned lounges of various categories, high-end air-conditioned waiting rooms, rest rooms, halls air-conditioned waiting rooms for women and men, ticket counters without reservation, information counters, toilets for people with reduced mobility, ATM and passengers in general, etc. Mishra expressed her delight to see the Azamgarh black pottery stall set up in the passenger hall.
He asked officials to cover the glass in the baby feeding room with black film in the air-conditioned women’s lounge and increase the furniture in the room.
Mishra interacted with passengers on the platform and inquired about the problems and shortcomings of the station.
Meanwhile, Additional Divisional Director of Railways (Administration) Rahul Srivastava, Senior Divisional Engineer (Coordination) Rakesh Ranjan, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager Sanjeev Sharma, Senior Divisional Signal and Telecommunications Trimbak Tiwari, and many other officers were present.