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28-04-2020
Large scale inhouse production of mask and sanitizer on North Central Railway to meet requirement of all frontline staff. approximately 13000 meals served to needy during lockdown period

North Central Railway

Headquarter

Public Relations

Prayagraj

No. 11PR/02/2020Press Release Date: 03.04.2020

Large scale inhouse production of mask and sanitizer o­n North Central Railway to meet requirement of all frontline staff. approximately 13000 meals served to needy during lockdown period

Indian Railways, the biggest transport utility of the country, has been taking a series of proactive measures to fight COVID-19 pandemic besides sustained efforts to run goods and parcel trains to ensure adequate supply of essential commodities across the length and breadth of the nation. North Central Railway o­ne of the most important Zonal Railway providing connectivity between North to East, West and South has been o­n the forefront in this unprecedented endeavor of Indian Railways against Corona Virus. Following steps/initiatives taken o­n North Central Railway were reviewed by GM NCR & NR Sri Rajiv Chaudhry in video conference o­n 03.04.20

1.Steps have been taken to procure PPEs for medical personnel in adequate quantity besides inhouse coverall development by Jagdhri workshop of Northern Railway which at present is under testing at DRDO Gwalior and bulk production will commence o­nce its passes stipulated tests. Further reusable face mask,sanitizer , soap etc are being provided to our frontline staff with inhouse production and purchase from market .Inhouse production of face mask and sanitizer o­n NCR is as under :

Division/Workshop

Inhouse mask production (Nos.)

Inhouse Sanitizer production (lts.)

Prayagraj

26797

1545

Jhansi

4475

1000

Agra

1750

1075

Jhansi wagon repair shop

2000

0

Coach midlife rehabilitation shop Jhansi

1000

0

Total

36022

3620

2.Railway protection force o­n North Central railway has been serving food to needy since 28.03.20 during country wide lockdown till 14.04.20 and have served more than 6500 meals till 02.04.20 . This gained further momentum with many other departments , IRCTC run kitchen at Prayagrajetc now joining in this noble initiative and cumulative meals served o­n NCR till 02.04.20 is as under :

Division

Approximate meals served (In nos.)

Prayagraj

897

Jhansi

1351

Agra

10717

Total

12965

3.Besides quarantine facilities, Isolation wards in coaches & in identified hospitals, Indian railway has identified around 5000 beds in 17 dedicated Railway hospitalhospital which if required shall be utilized for treatment of COVID positive patients . Such identified hospital includes 100 beds each of Central Hospital Prayagraj and divisional Railway hospital Jhansi . Final Railway hospital which shall be used for treating Covid-19 positive patients shall be advised by Railway board with approval of Ministry of Health and family welfare.





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