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Press Release No.210 Dt. 10-03-201722-03-2017
Press Release No.210, LICENSED PORTERS (COOLIES) WILL BE CALLED AS “SAYAHAKS”

                         SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY

Press Release No.210 Dt. 10-03-2017

LICENSED PORTERS (COOLIES) WILL BE CALLED AS “SAYAHAKS”

As per the announcement made by Hon’ble Union Minister for Railways during the Budget speech for the year 2016-17, the Licensed Porters (Coolies) will henceforth be called as “Sahayaks”.This is to improve their self esteem and to shed colonial relic term that was being used.

                                                           (E.Vijaya)    

                                                                     Chief Public Relations Officer

                                                          Hubballi






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