Shri Harindra Rao, General Manager, Eastern Railway felicitated Md. Arman Ahamed, Loco Pilot/Goods/Asansol, Shri Raju Kumar, Asstt. Loco Pilot/Asansol and Shri Viswajit Kumar, Helper/ Electric (G)/ Howrah with safety awards in a meeting, held at Eastern Railway’s Headquarters, Fairlie Place today (13.06.2017) in presence of Shri Gautam Banerjee, Chief Safety Officer, Eastern Railway and other Principal Heads of Departments, for their sincere and diligent works in averting possible disruption in train movement and untoward incident.
Md. Arman Ahamed, Loco Pilot/Goods/Asansol and Shri Raju Kumar, Asstt. Loco Pilot/Asansol while driving a goods train from Andal on 6.5.2017, heard some abnormal sound coming out from the first wagon near Waria. They immediately informed the matter to the Guard of the train, Cabin and Control/Asansol. Ist was found that the wagon body pillar joint became dislocated and later, the unfit wagon had to be detached from the train.
Another incident of fire took place due to brake binding in a coach of 12327 up Upasana Express near Moradabad station on 20.05.2017. Immediately, the Guard of the train applied brake and Shri Viswajit Kumar, Electric Attendant/ Howrah used fire extinguisher to put off the fire.