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Posted: Nov 27 2016 (07:46)
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New Facilities/TechnologyNov 27 2016 (07:46) On this man rests a rail system | The Indian Express
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On this man rests a rail system Machines to inspect tracks are few, finances are stretched, and despite the flurry after the Kanpur accident, maintenance is low on priority.
Written by Avishek G Dastidar | Published:November 27, 2016 12:29 am
It essentially comes down to an ageing breed of gangmen to ensure that 20,000 trains running on a 1.14-lakh-km track do not go off rails. “We have blind faith in them,” a track supervisor at the New Delhi Railway Station says, pointing towards a group of eight middle-aged men, wearing orange shirts, sitting...
Nov 27 2016 (07:46)
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Very interesting article.
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“We have blind faith in them,” a track supervisor at the New Delhi Railway Station says, pointing towards a group of eight middle-aged men, wearing orange shirts, sitting by the tracks, smoking, chatting, during what looks like a break.
This is faith cum trust.. :) Really, the whole safety bows down to these gangmen.. Hats off to them.
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