दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे / SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति / Press Release No. 481 Dt: 29.12.2021
SWR ACHIEVES RECORD SALE IN AUCTION OF SCRAP
· SWR gains Rs 100 crore from sale of scrap from April to December 2021.
· Hubballi Division sets a record by auctioning scrap worth Rs. 6.68 crores.
· SWR confident of earning more than Rs. 150 crore from scrap auctions, by March 2022, says Shri Sanjeev Kishore, General Manager, South Western Railway.
SWR has a well organized scrap management system of collecting and disposal of the Railway Scrap. The Scrap is sold through E - Auction and Scrap Merchants all across the country participate in the same. Even during the tough period of COVID, the Railway has managed to mobilize the scrap and sale.
On 29.12.2021, Hubballi Division sold scrap worth Rs 6.68 crore in one day's auction, which is an all time one day sale record in South Western Railway. The previous best was Rs. 4.18 crore. With this, we have crossed the 100 crore sale today in current Financial year (2021-22).
Chief Public Relations Officer South Western Railway, Hubballi