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Annual inspection of Waltair division by ECoR GM


Shri Vidya Bhushan, General Manager, East Coast Railway, conducted the annual inspection between Palsa to Visakhapatnam of Waltair Division along with the team of senior higher officials from the ECoR headquarters.He was accompanied by Shri Chetan Kumar Shrivastava, Divisional Railway Manager, Waltair Division along with the Branch officers of the Division.


During the General Manager’s annual inspection, the entire infrastructure, amenities, safety aspects are thoroughly inspected and improvements required for the betterment of the quality of service being provided to the public are assessed.

Shri Vidya Bhushan carried out a thorough inspection of various safety assets like track, level crossings, curves and bridges. Focusing improvement in amenities and infrastructural facilities inspections were carried out at Naupada, Srikakulam Road, Ponduru, Chipurupalli, Vizianagaram, Marripalem and at Visakhapatnam railway stations.

General Manager also reviewed the cleanliness of railway premises including platforms, catering, waiting hall, dormitories, retiring rooms and VIP lounges and advised officials to constantly monitor and take necessary action to provide amenities as per requirements. Several amenities and infrastructures were commissioned during the inspection.


During the inspection he met the people & public representatives at different stations and received grievances and suggestions for better developmental activities and facilities, amenities and assured them to provide the required amenities as per the feasibility and requirement.

Amenities commissioned:

At Naupada Jn. Station:

1. Tree Plantation as Green Initiative of Waltair division by GM
2. Inauguration of Children’s Park at NWP colony by GM

At Srikakulam Road Station:

Inauguration of Railway Institute
Inauguration of SSE/Electrical Office

At Ponduru Station:

Commissioning of New Foot Over Bridge

At Chipurupalli Station:

Commissioning of New Foot Over Bridge


At Vizianagaram Station:

Inauguration of Railway Institute

Commissioning of New Lift on Platform No-2
Inauguration of Solar Power Plant at Platform No -1
Opening of Live water testing for passengers on Platform No-1

At Marripalem Station:

Inauguration of Carriage &Wagon Depot and office at Reception Yard

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