The probationers of Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS), Indian Railway Personnel Service (IRPS), Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS), Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers (IRSSE), Indian Railway Stores Service (IRSS) and Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers (IRSEE) called on President today at Rashtrapati Bhavan
Terming the newly-inducted Railways officers as agents of change, President Shri Pranab Mukherjee today told them to ensure safety of passengers who have reposed tremendous trust in them.He further said that Probationers would confront new problems as the world is changing fast. However, they should be able to meet those challenges with a spirit of innovation,an open mind & willingness to learn.The nation expects them to face the challenges with fortitude as they are the agents of change
Telling about importance of Railways to probationers President said that Railways connects people across the length and breath of the country with a rail network of more than sixty-six thousand kilometres. The Railways continues to be the main source of connectivity for people as well as the movement of goods.