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Apr 05 (18:46)   ECoR Waltair earns highest revenue

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The Waltair Division of East Coast Railway has achieved a total revenue of ₹7,053.12 crore for the financial year 2017-18 as against ₹6456.42 crore during the previous year, registering a growth of 9.24%.
The division achieved freight loading of 56.55 million tonnes, which is 7.31 % higher than last year and revenue generated through freight loading is ₹6,515.38 crore, which is 11.45% higher than last year and 5.65 % higher than the target, according to a statement issued by the Senior Divisional Commercial Manager G. Suneel Kumar.
On the passenger front, ₹536.73 crore
was received up to the end of March, which is the highest-ever performance of the Division. This is 7.57 % higher than the previous year. He attributed it to the efforts by the division and team work.
A total of 3.41 lakh.05 thousand ticketless/ irregular ticket and un-booked luggage cases were detected in 2017-18 and ₹1086.47 lakh was realised towards fare and penalty registering a growth of 24.32 % over the previous year.
The division has conducted 1770 various special drives to check ticketless travel during the current year. An amount of ₹ 6.726 crore was realised in these drives towards fare and penalty.
The division earned ₹5.12 crore though commercial publicity earnings cumulatively up to the end of March, 2018 as against ₹4.09 crores over the corresponding period last year, registering a growth of 4.49 %.
The Division has run 533 special trains during 2017-18 and 92 coaches were augmented to various trains to clear extra rush of passengers.
The Bobbili-Salur Rail Bus services restored after renovation and special train no.08512/11 Visakhapatnam-Jagdalpur-Visakhapatnam express was inaugurated on April 1, 2017 and was extended up to Kirandul on Nov 20, 2017.
The works commissioned include doubling between Tokopal –Silakjhori and Visakhapatnam-New Coaching Complex, Concor siding commissioning of Auto Signaling System between Gopalapatnam-Duvvada, New Block Station at Parlakhemundi in Naupada-Gunupur Line commissioned and 17 un-manned level crossings were closed and 24 Limited Height Subways were commissioned in lieu of closure of unmanned level crossings for safe passage of public.
Visakhapatnam Junction was declared the cleanest among A-1 category railway stations in India in May 2017.

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