दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे/ SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति/ Press Release No. 245 Dt: 08.10.2020
JAN ANDOLAN CAMPAIGN - CAMPAIGN FOR APPROPRIATE BEHAVIOUR LAUNCHED on SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Jan Andolan Campaign a high intensity campaign driven by peoples participation for dissemination of information throughout the country using all media person was launched by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi by tweeting on social media. The campaign emphasis on “Unlock with precautions” i.e. appropriate Behaviour to be followed in the post Covid-19. Hon’ble Prime Minister tweeted #Unite2FightCorona! “Let us always remember: Wear a Mask, Wash Hands, Follow social distancing, Practice “Do Gaj Ki Doori”, Together we will succeed, Together we will win against Covid-19.
From Railway Board, Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Minister of Commerce and Industry administered pledge to all the General Managers of Zonal Railways to fight against Covid-19 signifying theme of “Jan Andolan Campaign”.
At Rail Soudha, Shri Ajay Kumar Singh, GM/SWR administered the pledge along with Principal Head of the department at the GM’s Conference Hall. Shri P K Mishra, administered the pledge to the staff on the first floor of the Rail Soudha, the Zonal Head Quarters. At the Divisional Level, The Divisional Railway Manager’s of Hubbali, Bengaluru and Mysuru read out the pledge to the Branch officers and Staff of the Division.
On SWR Jan Andolan Campaign was initiated with all Officers and Staff taking a Pledge with the message, Wear Mask, Follow Physical Distancing, Maintain Hand Hygiene. The highlight of this campaign is to reach out this message to each and every citizen and the importance of appropriate Behaviour which is the new Normal.
Posters, Banners, Bill Boards etc in Kannada, Hindi and English were put up at all prominent locations in the Offices of Head quarters and Divisions, Workshops and at Railway Stations so that all members of the Railway fraternity are aware of the new Normal and appropriate behaviour to be followed in the post Covid -19 scenario. About 500 Officers and Staff in Headquarters and 20,000 officers and staff overall in SWR took the pledge to appropriate behaviour to be followed during unlock and precautions to be taken.
Precautions like maintaining social distance, wearing face masks were followed during the Jan Andolan Campaign.
The campaign is the partnership and concerted effort of Central Govt. Ministries and Departments and the state Govt., along with their attached and subordinate offices, PSUs, private sector industry and business etc. In this way, the campaign seeks to reach out to every citizen of India.
Chief Public Relations Officer South Western Railway, Hubballi