दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे/ SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति/ Press Release No. 367 Dt: 29.01.2021
GM/SWR CONDUCTS ANNUAL INSPECTION on HOTGI-GADAG SECTION
Every year, GM’s Annual Inspection will be conducted to check the operational safety of the section. Shri Ajay Kumar Singh, General Manager of South Western Railway along with Principal Heads of Departments and Hubballi Divisional Railway Manager conducted Annual Inspection of Hotgi-Gadag Section today i.e., on 29.01.2021. He conducted window trailing inspection startingfrom Hotgiby Special train.
He inspected Bhima Bridge, the longest bridge of South Western Railway and checked various safety parameters. He inspected Indi Road Railway station, points & crossings at the station and inaugurated Selfie Point, Garden and Pay & Use Toilets at the station premises.
He inspected Curve between Indi Road &Nimbal and interacted with Gang No. 1 & 2 and enquired about their grievances. Railway is shifting towards digitalization and has introduced Human Resource Management System, a single-window communication system between Railway Administration and employees. Through HRMS application, now railway employees can apply for pass online, apply for withdrawal of PF online etc. on this occasion, a User Guide to HRMS was released by GM and distributed to Gangmen present there.
At Vijayapura, he inspected the station, on-going station redevelopment work, ART and also inaugurated the SantKabir Park, renovated Running Room, and commissioned Hydraulic Rescue Device equipment. He also inaugurated -open Gym at RPF Barrack. He inspected Level Crossing Gate No. 62 between BasavanaBagevadi Road and Wandal. At Almatti station, he inspected Gang cum Rest Room and inaugurated Children Park, newly constructed railway quarters and SardarVallabhBhai Patel Garden. He inspected newly constructed RPF Barrack and open Gym at Bagalkot. A speed trial was conducted between Bagalkot and Hole Alur as part of the inspection.
At Gadag station, he inaugurated the Garden and unveiled the statue of PanditBhimSen Joshi. He also inaugurated the PanditPuttarajGawai Library and inspected the renovated Railway Health Unit.
On the occasion at Hubballi station premises, Sur Sangam Garden was inaugurated by Smt. Sujata Singh, President of SWRWWO. Shri Ajay Kumar Singh expressed his satisfaction over the safety parameters and congratulated the officers and staff for upkeeping the railway assets properly and safely. He also distributed cash awards to employees who have performed outstandingly.
ShriDevanandChanvan, Hon’ble MLA of Nagthan submitted a representation at Minchnal and public submitted memorandum at Hole Alurto GM regarding railway related issues.
ShriVipul Kumar, Principal Chief Engineer; Shri K.C. Swami, Chief Administrative Officer, Construction; ShriArvindMalkhede, Hubballi Divisional Railway Manager; Shri P. Ravikumar, Principal Mechanical Engineer Principal;Shri Sanjay Agarwal, PCEE; Shri H S Verma, PCOM; ShriAlok Kumar, PCPO; Shri P V Raja Sekhar, PCSTE;Shri G. V. Narayana Murthy, PCMM; Ms.RoopaSrinivasan, PFA; Shri Anil Pavithran, PCCM; Shri R S Chauhan, PCSC; Shri M. A. V. Ramanujan PCSO; Dr. Vilas Gunda PCMD accompanied Shri A. K. Singh, GM/SWR.
Chief Public Relations Officer South Western Railway, Hubballi