Southern Railway General Manager holds meeting with
Hon’ble Members of Parliament at Chennai
Shri R.N. Singh, General Manager, Southern Railway convened a meeting with Hon’ble Members of Parliament belonging to both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, representing constituencies/Districts falling under the jurisdiction of Chennai Division today, the 22nd of February 2023.
Hon’ble Members of Parliament who attended the meeting were Shri Dayanidhi Maran, (representing Chennai Central Lok Sabha Constituency) Shri D.M. Kathir Anand (representing Vellore Lok Sabha Constituency)Dr. Kalanidhi Veeraswamy (representing Chennai North Lok Sabha Constituency) Dr.D. Ravi Kumar (representing Villupuram Lok Sabha Constituency) Dr. M.K. Vishnu Prasad (representing Arani Lok Sabha Constituency) Dr. Kanimizhi NVN Somu (Rajya Sabha) and Shri R.Girirajan (Rajya Sabha)
Shri R.N. Singh, General Manager, Southern Railway, welcomed the dignitaries and appraised the Hon’ble MPs about the various aspects of Southern Railway working, detailing the achievements and development of various passenger amenities. The General Manager also highlighted the various infrastructure developmental works including the Station Redevelopment works that are progressing on the Railway as well as various efforts taken by Southern Railway on various passenger friendly measures.
Hon’ble MPs held deliberations on various aspects related to train services like introduction, frequency and stoppages, expeditious completion of railway projects, matters related to land acquisition, encroachments as well as various aspects of stations and railway development falling in their respective jurisdictions. The Hon’ble MPs also offered their valuable suggestions in these matters.
Principal Heads of the Departments of Southern Railway and the Divisional Railway Manager, Chennai Division, also participated in the meeting.