Shri P.K. Srivastava, GM SCR seen holdig a Safety Review Meeing on 28.4.2015
Shri E. Narsing Rao, Technitian, receives Cash Awards from GM SCR for his detection of hot axle in a train and avoided possible untoward incident.
Shri P.K.Srivastava, General Manager, South Central Railway held a high level Safety Review Meeting through Video Conference with the Divisional Railway Managers (DRM’s) of all the 6 Divisions on SCR viz., Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntur, Guntakal and Nanded Divisions & Principal Heads of Departments (PHODs) today i.e., 28th April, 2015 at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad.
Shri P.K. Srivastava appreciated the entire team of officers and staff involved in train operations for ensuring reduction in yard derailments, weld failures, rail breakage failures etc. on the Zone. He cautioned that there shall be no complacency in the aspect of rail safety and stated that there would be “Zero Tolerance” on the matter. The General Manager stated that:-
ØThe Safety schedules shall strictly be maintained so as to keep the rail assets including rolling stock in fine fettle.
ØThe incidents of fire in stabled coaches shall be stopped by ensuring that a stabled coach is kept in locked condition so as to prevent trespassers and a probable mishap. GM directed the DRMs to initiate measures in this direction.
ØDuring the summer season all precautions should be taken in the movement of Goods Trains. Particularly the coal loaded wagons should be sprinkled with water before its departure from the yard so as to prevent fire incidents.
ØEnsure, tarpaulins are fitted properly on the open wagons. Loosely fitted tarpaulins may entangle with Over Head Equipment and may hamper the train movements.
ØHe has directed DRM’s to closely monitor the progress of work on elimination of the Unmanned Railway Level Crossings (UMLCs) and all efforts shall be put to achieve the set targets by the end of March, 2017.
ØCounselling of Safety Category staff is of paramount importance and hence Officers / Supervisors shall take up the same in right earnest. Road Safety Counsellors should be made available at all the UMLCs.
Ø He has directed DRM’s to conduct Safety Seminars to sensitize the Staff involved in Train Operations. Outdoor practical field training should be given to all the newly recruited/ transferred staff of ASMs and Points Men on priority.
ØFurther he had stated that Safety Drives shall be taken up with all seriousness with focus on critical aspects as exchange of signals, movement of trains in yards, adequate rest to crew before booking for duties etc.
ØHe cautioned that negligence or any violation of safety norms during the course of discharging duties by staff shall be viewed very seriously and action will be initiated against them for any dereliction.
Earlier, Shri P.K. Srivastava presented a cash award to a Technician of Secunderabad Division, Shri E. Narsing Rao, for his devotion to duty in ensuring safety of train movement. The Senior Technician while conducting rolling in examination at Secunderabad Railway Station detected a Hot Axle in the Train No. 12026 Pune – Secunderabad Shatabdi Express. He immediately acted upon to rectify the defect, thereby helped averting the unsafe condition for the train .
The DRM’s appraised the General Manager on the details pertaining to safety on their respective Divisions, measures being undertaken on the Safety matters, follow up action etc. Shri S.P Sahu, Chief Safety Officer, SCR made a Power Point Presentation on Safety. Shri J.N.Jha, Chief Operations Manager was amongst the Officials present.
(M. Umashankar Kumar)
Chief Public Relations Officer
SCR has revised the dates of Traffic / Power Block being imposed between Bharatnagar and Sanathnagar stations on Secunderabad-Wadi section of Secunderabad Division of SCR for carrying out Metro rail crossing works during the month of April, 2015.
Accordingly, the traffic block will be imposed on 4th(Saturday), 7th (Tuesday), 21st (Tuesday) and 25th(Saturday) April, 2015. There is no change in the block duration i.e., for three hours (from 12:15 hrs to 15:15 hrs).
In view of the traffic block, the following trains are cancelled / partially cancelled / regulated as detailed below:-
1)Cancellations of Passenger Trains: (on the above mentioned Dates):
(i) T.No.57606 Vikarabad-Kacheguda Passenger
(ii) T.No.57518 Tandur-Hyderabad Passenger
(iii) T.No.57517 Hyderabad-Tandur Passenger
(iv) T.No.57605 Secunderabad-Vikarabad Passenger.
2) Cancellation of MMTS Sub-urban Trains:(on the above mentioned Dates):
(i) T.No.47137 Lingampalli-Hyderabad MMTS
(ii) T.No.47138 Lingampalli-Hyderabad MMTS
(iii) T.No.47139 Lingampalli-Hyderabad MMTS
(iv) T.No.47189 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(v) T.No.47180 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(vi) T.No.47181 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(vii) T.No.47215 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(viii) T.No.47182 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(ix) T.No.47183 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(x) T.No.47185 Lingampalli-Falaknuma MMTS
(xi) T.No.47110 Hyderabad-Lingampalli MMTS
(xii) T.No.47111 Hyderabad-Lingampalli MMTS
(xiii) T.No.47112 Hyderabad-Lingampalli MMTS
(xiv) T.No.47113 Hyderabad-Lingampalli MMTS
(xv) T.No.47115 Falaknuma-Secunderabad MMTS
(xvi) T.No.47198 Falaknuma – Lingampalli MMTS
(xvii) T.No.47214 Falaknuma – Lingampalli MMTS
(xviii)T.No.47158 Falaknuma – Lingampalli MMTS
(xix) T.No.47169 Falaknuma – Lingampalli MMTS
(xx) T.No.47160 Falaknuma – Lingampalli MMTS
3) Trains Rescheduled/Regulated: (on the above mentioned Dates):
(1) T.No.12748 Vikarabad-Guntur Palnadu Exp Sch.dep.13.45 hrs will be rescheduled by 45 minutes i.e at 14.30hrs from Vikarabad.
(2) T.No.18519 Visakhapatnam-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express will be regulated between Kondapalli – Secunderabad for 90 mts on Secunderabad Division.
(3) T.No.12702 Hyderabad-Mumbai Hussain Sagar Express will be regulated between Hyderabad-Sanathnagar by 10 minutes on Secunderabad Division.
(4) T.No.47184 Lingampalli-Faluknuma MMTS (Sch. Departure. 14.50 hrs) will be regulated between Lingampalli-Bharatnagar by 9 minutes.
4) Partial Cancellation of Trains:(on the above mentioned dates):
a) T.No.47200 Falaknuma -Hyderabad MMTS (Dep. 14.15 hrs) will be partially cancelled between Secunderabad and Hyderabad.
b) T.No.12025 Pune-Secunderabad Shatabdi Express will be short terminated at Lingampalli. on these days, service will be partially cancelled between Lingampalli and Secunderabad.
5) Partial Cancellation of Secunderabad-Pune Shatabdi Express:
T.No.12026 Secunderabad-Pune Shatabdi Exp. will start from Lingampalli on Saturdays as per Schedule at 15:15 hrs from Lingampalli. The days of partial cancellation between Secunderabad and Lingampalli are as follows:
Speed restriction of 20, 30 and 50 kmph at the location during the above work will be imposed as per the requirement.
(M. Umashankar Kumar)
Chief Public Relations Officer
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