Screen Reader Access Skip to Main Content Font Size   Increase Font size Normal Font Decrease Font size
Indian Railway main logo
Search :
View Content in Hindi
National Emblem of India

About SR

General Info

News & Updates


Passenger Services

Contact Us

Personnel Branch Information
Reservation Rules
Re-engagement of Retired Para Medical Staff
Engagement of Contract Teachers - Erode
Pension Adalat-2023
Engagement of Contract Teacher Hindi - Madurai
Engagement of Contract Teacher - Podhanur
Engagement of Contract AYUSH Doctors
Engagement of Contract Speech Therapist
Engagement of Contract Occupational Therapist
Engagement of Contract Teachers - GOC
Pensioners Corner
Act Apprentice 2023-24
Engangement of homeopathy Consultant - PTJ
SRHQPB Website
Online Holiday Home Portal
Online CGA Portal
Division/Workshop Allotment
Construction Organization
Railway Electrification
Accounts Department Information
News & Announcements
Goldenrock Workshop
Electrical Department
Carriage & Wagon Workshop
Signal & Telecom Workshop
Locomotive Workshop
Engineering Workshop
Chennai Division
Palghat Division
Madurai Division
Trichchchirappalli Division
Thiruvananthapuram Division
Salem Division
Press Releases
Press Release -Divisions
Current Events
Train Accidents Inquiry Reports
Bookmark Mail this page Print this page
478/2022-23 25-11-2022
General Manager conducts Window trailing inspection of Kanniyakumari – Thiruvananthapuram- Ernakulam Junction

General Manager conducts Window trailing inspection of Kanniyakumari – Thiruvananthapuram- Ernakulam Junction

General Manager inspects four stations undertaken for Station Redevelopment and does extensive review – Kanniyakumari, Kollam Junction, Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town Stations

Inspection conducted at Nemom station and discussions held with residents o­n land acquisition

Shri R.N. Singh, General Manager, Southern Railway conducted an extensive review of Station redevelopment plans of Kanniyakumari station and inspected Kanniyakumari-Thiruvananthapuram track doubling works today, the 25th of November, 2022.   The General Manager also inspected Nemom railway station. Shri R P Jingar, Chief Administrative Officer, Construction Organisation/ Ernakulam, Shri R Mukund, Divisional Railway Manager, Thiruvananthapuram Division, and a team of senior divisional officials accompanied the General Manager.

At Kanniyakumari

In the morning, Shri R.N. Singh, General Manager, Southern Railway inspected Kanniyakumari railway station and conducted an extensive review of Station Redevelopment plans.  Shri R P Jingar, Chief Administrative Officer, Construction Organisation, Southern Railway along with senior engineering officials elaborated the General Manager about several crucial capacity augmentation works being expedited by the division. ‘Kanniyakumari station redevelopment project for which tender has been finalized yesterday (23rd November, 2022) will be completed in 18 months’, informed the construction officials. The General Manager also critically reviewed the proposed plan, construction of new platforms, widening of platforms and the new Foot Over Bridge at the station and advised improvements. Further, he instructed the team of officials to expedite the work within the time frame.

Inspection of Kanniyakumari – Thiruvananthapuram section

Later, the General Manager conducted awindow trailing inspection between Kanniyakumari and Thiruvananthapuram Central.  During the course of inspection, the General Manager reviewed the o­ngoing works and amenities coming up at railway stations as a part of doubling such as new station platforms, foot over bridges, lifts, escalators, waiting area and road approach to stations. The General Manager took stock of the work in progress and suggested expeditious implementation of amenity works.

Inspection of Nemom

After the window trailing inspection, the General Manager visited Nemom Railway Station.. Representatives of residence associations of Nemom met the General Manager at the railway station and  submitted representation for speedy implementation of the Nemom Terminal Project. They expressed their solidarity with Railways and assured that they will extend whole-hearted support with regard to land acquisition for Nemom Terminal.

Meeting with DRM and Senior officials at Thiruvananthapuram

Later, at Thiruvananthapuram, Shri R. N Singh General Manager interacted with Divisional Officers including Shri Paul Enoch Edwin, Chief Project Manager of the newly constituted Gati Sakthi Unit at Thiruvananthapuram Division. The Gati Sakthi Unit will closely monitor the progress of all the infrastructural projects in the division with emphasis o­n inter-modal connectivity. 

Addressing the Officers, the General Manager stressed the importance of Safety, Punctuality and Cleanliness and its execution through concerted efforts and camaraderie. The General Manager commended the performance of Thiruvananthapuram Division in various aspects of functioning and suggested novel ways to improve goods traffic.

During the meeting, Shri R.N.Singh, General Manager launched a WhatsApp based Employee Grievances Redressal System. He stated that the health of  railway personnel should be taken care of and their grievances should be redressed immediately. He also inaugurated a renovated badminton court at Vanchinad Railway Officers Club, Thiruvananthapuram.

Inspection of Kollam station

The General Manager inspected Kollam station and reviewed the Station Redevelopment Plans.  He also suggested improvements to the redevelopment plans and instructed the officials to monitor and expedite the work within the time frame.

Window trailing inspection of Thiruvananthapuram – Ernakulam section

After the meeting. The General Manager proceeded o­n a window trailing inspection from Thiruvananthapuram to Ernakulam and took stock of various capacity augmentation, and signaling works in the section. 

At Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town Stations

At Ernakulam Junction, the General Manager reviewed the proposed Station Redevelopment plans of Ernakulam Junction and Ernakulam Town.


Follow us                                                                                     

Chief Public Relations Officer

  Admin Login | Site Map | Contact Us | RTI | Disclaimer | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy Valid CSS! Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict

© 2016  All Rights Reserved.

This is the Portal of Indian Railways, developed with an objective to enable a single window access to information and services being provided by the various Indian Railways entities. The content in this Portal is the result of a collaborative effort of various Indian Railways Entities and Departments Maintained by CRIS, Ministry of Railways, Government of India.