The News Scroll 10 June 2021  Last Updated at 8:23 pm | Source: PTI

All-women team of Central Railway inspects freight train

All-women team of Central Railway inspects freight train
Thane, Jun 10 (PTI) In a first, an all-women team of the Central Railway inspected a freight train, an official release said on Thursday. Freight trains are inspected at certain stations to check travel-worthiness. For the first time a women technicians'' team has been formed at the Kalyan Goods Yard in Thane district for intensive examination of freight rakes, the CR said in the release. A rake of 44 BOST-type empty wagons, meant for steel loading, was examined by a ten-member women''s team on June 8, marking a first, it added. The CR transported 12.57 million tonnes of freight during April-May 2021 against 7.55 million tonnes during the same period in 2020, achieving 66 per cent increase, it said. PTI COR KRK KRK

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