HomeRailways

Establishment of New Railway Zone – South Coast Railway (SCoR) with headquarters at Visakhapatnam

Establishment of New Railway Zone - South Coast Railway (SCoR) with headquarters at Visakhapatnam GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS LOK SABH

Policy for Pensioners: पेंशनभोगियों को सुविधा प्रदान करने हेतु पेंशन प्रक्रिया में कई सुधार
SSC Recruitment Rackets : Lok Sabha Q&A
Inclusion of Castes into SCs STs Category: Lok Sabha Q&A

Establishment of New Railway Zone – South Coast Railway (SCoR) with headquarters at Visakhapatnam

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

LOK SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 554

ANSWERED ON: 16.09.2020

Establishment of New Railway Zone

Beesetti Venkata Satyavathi
Will the Minister of

RAILWAYS be pleased to state:-

(a) whether the Railways has announced for establishment of new railway zone called South Coast Railway (SCoR) with headquarters at Visakhapatnam;

(b) whether the Railways has reconsidered their decision to retain Waltair division with the proposed South Coast Railway in view of the administrative and technical reasons; and

(c) if so, the details thereof and if not, the reasons therefor?

ANSWER
MINISTER OF RAILWAYS AND COMMERCE & INDUSTRY
(SHRI PIYUSH GOYAL)

(a) : Yes, Sir.

(b) & (c): The decision for formation of a new Railway Zone viz. South Coast Railway (SCoR) with headquarters at Visakhapatnam and a new division with headquarters at Rayagada, in lieu of existing Waltair division by reorganizing the existing South Central Railway and East Coast Railway, has been taken after due consideration taking all relevant factors into account including administrative and operational requirements.

*****

establishment-of-new-railway-zone-south-coast-railway-scor-with-headquarters-at-visakhapatnam

Source: Click here to view Hindi PDF / English PDF

COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 0