दक्षिण पश्चिम रेलवे / SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
प्रेस विज्ञप्ति / Press Release No.535 Dt: 12.02.2022
Shri Sanjeev Mittal, Member, Railway Board holds review meeting with SWR
Shri Sanjeev Mittal, Member (Infrastructure, T & RS) Railway Board & Ex. Officio Secretary to Govt. of India held a review meeting with Officials of South Western Railway at Rail Soudha, Hubballi today on12.02.2022.
Shri Sanjeev Mittal advised to intensify use of track machines for maintenance and renewal of track. He also reviewed the action plan for enhancing safety in Ghat Section.
Shri Mittal emphasized that all out efforts to meet targets of Commissioning of Doubling and Electrification to be put in.
A presentation on overview of SWR was given highlighting performance of zone in various key parameters of Safety, punctuality, revenue, loading etc.
Shri Mittal congratulated team of SWR for excellent performance in maintenance of infrastructure and increase in loading and exhorted them to strive for further improving the performance with focus on Safety.
Shri Sanjeev Kishore, General Manager, SWR; Shri P.K. Mishra, Additional General Manager and other Principal Head of Departments were present. Shri Arvind Malkhede, Divisional Railway Manager, Hubballi; Shri Shyam Singh, Divisional Railway Manager, Bengaluru & Shri Rahul Agarwal, Divisional Railway Manager,Mysuru; Shri Desh Ratan Gupta, Chief Administrative Officer(Construction) participated in the meeting through video conferencing.
Later, Shri Mittal inspected Castlerock-Kulem Ghat Section.
Earlier, on 11.02.2022, Shri Sanjeev Mittal had inspected Sir M. Visveswaraya Terminal, Bengaluru along with Divisional Railway Manager of Bengaluru and other senior Officers. He also reviewed Construction projects in Bengaluru Cantonment with Shri Desh Ratan Gupta, Chief Administrative Officer (Construction).
Chief Public Relations Officer
South Western Railway, Hubballi