General Manager of Northern Railway : Indian Railways has made great preparations at its stations regarding Diwali and Chhath festival in the country. Northern Railway has made special arrangements for the festive rush at New Delhi, Anand Vihar Terminal and Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Stations. Senior railway officials have arrived to take stock of which.
Visit of three stations
Deepak Kumar, Chief Public Relations Officer, Northern Railway said that Ashutosh Gangal, General Manager, Northern Railway (Ashutosh Gangal, General Manager, Northern Railway) today visited New Delhi, Anand Vihar Terminal and After inspecting the Hazrat Nizamuddin railway stations, he has taken stock of the various arrangements made by the Railways for the facilities of the railway passengers during the upcoming festivals. During this, Railway Manager of Delhi Division, Dimpy Garg and other senior officers of Northern Railway were also present. Ashutosh Gangal took stock of many facilities available at the stations and also interacted with the railway passengers. During the festivals, Delhi Division has made various preparations at the stations.
Special train will take 150 rounds
Deepak Kumar said that Delhi Division of Northern Railway has planned to make 150 trips of special trains with 1,026 coaches in 42 rakes keeping in view the rush in view of upcoming festivals. Apart from this, coaches have been increased in 1097 trains.
mini control room
Mini control has been set up at New Delhi and Anand Vihar Terminals with operational, commercial, mechanical, engineering, electrical, RPF and medical staff, which will facilitate from 6.00 am to 24.00 pm. In this mini-control room, facilities like telephone, train information, panel room connectivity, platform and CCTV feed of the circulating area will be available. Also, officers have been posted as Special Duty Officers (SDO) at New Delhi station.
These facilities will be available in the waiting room
Let us tell you that the provision of tents in the circulating area at Ajmeri Gate on 10,500 square feet, in which 584 passengers can be stopped. The second tent on Platform 16 has an area of 6,250 sq ft, with a capacity of 417 passengers.
Tremendous arrangements at Delhi station
The temporary waiting area at New Delhi Railway Station has a total passenger capacity of 1,001. New Delhi Railway Station has 20 mobile toilets, 20 extra water taps in front of tent area, 4 reservation counters and 4 UTS booking counters, 1 inquiry counter with 2 large LCD screens for train information and public address system, News And 2 small sized LCD screens for cultural songs, 1 stall for food and snacks and RPF help desk counter.
See what’s on Anand Vihar
Like Delhi, provision of tents at Anand Vihar Terminal in 8,100 square feet of circulating area, which has a capacity of 450 passengers. There are 4 UTS booking counters at Anand Vihar Terminal with 20 mobile toilets, 20 additional water taps in front of the tent area, 4 reservation counters and 1 inquiry counter. Apart from this, 2 large sized LCD screens for trains, 2 small sized LCD screens for news and cultural songs, 2 stalls for food and snacks and 1 RPF help desk counter have been made.
will get medical facility
The posting of doctors at the stations will be from 06.00 hrs to 24.00 hrs. Doctors are available on short notice 24 hours a day at New Delhi, Delhi and Anand Vihar Terminals as well as at all major stations of Delhi region. There is a provision of first aid posts at stations with para-medical staff, adequate stretchers and wheelchairs. Ambulances will be available at Anand Vihar Terminal, Old Delhi and New Delhi railway stations.
Deployment of Scouts and Guides
Additional commercial staff, RPF and RPSF, GRP personnel, civil defense volunteers and Scouts and Guides are deployed to control the crowd and help the passengers.
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