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New Delhi : Chairman Railway Board (CRB) Ashwani Lohani has called upon the railwaymen across the country to always be on guard to ensure the highest level of safety in train operations and instill a renewed sense of confidence in railway passengers. He emphasized that safety should always remain principle focused area.
In a letter, sent to all railwaymen, Lohani stressed the need to resolve to bring about an all-round improvement in the working of the railway. Referring to the committed workforce of Indian Railways, the Chairman Railway Board said that the sincerity, dedication and professional capability of the railway employees, both officers and staff, is indeed unparalleled. It is the men on the field who, regardless of their personal inconveniences and hardships, ensure that the wheels of the Nation keep moving surely and safely. This is what makes the Indian Railways the most visible symbol of dynamic delivery in our country, he said, according to a PIB release.
He also pointed out that there is need to deal with the evils of corruption, sexual harassment at work places and alcohol abuse while on duty. These are social evils and need to be dealt firmly with an iron hand, he added. He also talked about cleanliness at railway stations, trains, operation ratio, welfare of the railwaymen, avoiding frills in the functions., according to the release.
CRB Ashwani Lohani has established a dialogue with 1.3 million railways employees of Railways by writing a letter to them. In the letter, Lohani has asked all the employees to pitch in wholeheartedly to restore the glorious image of Indian Railways. In the letter, Chairman, Railway Board, has posed his faith in the employees’ sincerity, dedication and professional capabilities, according to the release.