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Posted: Aug 16 2016 (13:45)

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Aug 16 2016 (08:27)   Waltair a high revenue-earning division: DRM
 

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The Waltair Division of East Coast Railway (ECoR) has consistently occupied an important position as one of the highest revenue earning divisions of Indian Railways, Divisional Railway Manager Chandralekha Mukherjee has said.
Addressing railway employees and their families at the 70{+t}{+h}Independence Day celebrations at the RPF Parade Ground here on Monday, the DRM said the total earnings of the division during 2015-16 at over Rs.7,035 crore registered a growth of 5.71 per cent over the previous financial year.
The division handled originating traffic of 55.66 million tonnes and earned over Rs.6,456 crore through
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the handling of major commodities like iron ore, coal, fertilizers, finished steel, POL and container traffic.
On the passenger front, the division carried over 35 million passengers during 2015-16 with earnings of Rs.469 crore.
Ms. Chandralekha Mukherjee said special trains were operated and coaches augmented during festival and summer rush. Special trains were operated for the Godavari Pushkarams last year and they were now being operated for the Krishna Pushkarams. She outlined the measures to improve passenger amenities in the Division like provision of mineral water to passengers at a nominal price at major railway stations, hi-speed Wi-fi facility and commissioning of food plaza – Rail Dhaba – at PF-1 and commissioning of integrated cleanliness contract for improvement of cleanliness at Visakhapatnam railway station.
She also briefed about the amenities like better parking and improved access to platforms towards the Gnanapuram side of Visakhapatnam railway station. Children of Kendriya Vidyalaya, Waltair, presented cultural programmes.

  
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That is the reason y ECoR does not want to leave WAT Div :(

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