दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे / SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY प्रेस विज्ञप्ति / Press Release No. 317 Dt: 11.09.2021
GM/SWR INSPECTS DHARWAD RAILWAY STATION
Shri Sanjeev Kishore, General Manager of South Western Railway inspected Dharwad Railway Station today. Shri P.K. Mishra, Additional General Manager of SWR; Shri Arvind Malkhede, Hubballi Divisional Railway Manager and other Branch Officers were present. He reviewed the station redevelopment work at Dharwad and instructed to complete the remaining works quickly. He inspected the platforms, Foot Over Bridges, circulating area and Fire Safety & Fire Fighting System installed at Dharwad railway station. He appreciated the station beautification work carried out at Dharwad station which reflects the local history, Heritage and culture. He also checked the enhancement of illumination work at the station. Appreciating the cleanliness of the station, he directed the cleaning staff to continue the good work. He said that the station has come up nicely and instructed the officials to try for Green Building Certification by complying required norms. He appreciated vertical garden developed at Dharwad station which is first of its kind in North Karnataka region. He also inspected Station master room and interacted with the staff. He visited Level Crossing Gate No. 297 in Dharwad Station yard and counselled the Gateman about safe working.
Later, Shri Sanjeev Kishore visited Multi-Disciplinary Railway Training Institute at Dharwad and took stock of the training being imparted, facilities available for the trainees etc. He interacted with trainee station masters, trainee track maintainers etc. and motivated them learn with enthusiasm.
After the inspection, he visited Karnataka University to see the heritage tower clocks which were restored by SWR recently. He also visited Karnataka College, Dharwad that was originally constructed as Central Offices of Southern Mahratta Railway in 1880s.
Chief Public Relations Officer South Western Railway, Hubballi