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Yesterday (12:28)   Dead Lizard In Veg Biryani Served On Train, Passenger Tweets Railways Minister

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Dead Lizard In Veg Biryani Served On Train, Passenger Tweets Railways Minister
Kishore Kumar, a senior railway officer at UP's Mughalsarai, said the biggest concern was passengers'
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Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Updated: Jul 26, 2017 12:06 IST
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Passengers spotted lizard in veg biryani on Poorva Express
Railway staff didn't react, passengers tweeted to Minister Suresh Prabhu
Food on trains unfit for human consumption at some places: CAG
Mughalsarai, Uttar Pradesh: Just days after an auditor's report submitted in parliament said food on trains in India is unfit for human consumption, passengers on a train in Uttar Pradesh have been served proof. A dead lizard was found in a meal on the Poorva Express on Tuesday.
A group of pilgrims travelling from Jharkhand to Uttar Pradesh spotted the disgusting "garnish" in veg biryani when the train was near Patna. One person fell ill. Alerted to the fact, a staffer simply threw the meal out of the train. When a complaint to the ticket examiner and the pantry car attendant drew no apparent response, the passengers tweeted to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.
The impact of the tweet was that when the train rolled into the Mughalsarai station in UP, several senior officers came and medicines were given to passengers taken ill.
Kishore Kumar, a senior railway officer at Mughalsarai, said the biggest concern was passengers' health. "Before the train arrived here, doctors inquired about their health and also prescribed medicine. We will investigate and take strong action," said Mr Kumar.
He said a report would be given to the ministry.
Last week, a report of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) flagged that the food served on trains is unfit for human consumption at some places, cooked in polluted water and in most unhygienic conditions.
After an assessment of 74 railway stations and 80 trains across the country, the auditor said the food was stale at many places; dirty tap water was used to cook food; food wasn't covered to protect it from dust and flies, and cockroaches and mice were found on trains.
Mr Kumar said: "We took the CAG report as feedback and we are taking strict measures to enhance our service."
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Thats why i prefer ecatering
But with branded caters chahe junk food hi ku na khana pde

  
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All India railway lizard union is happy that railways immediately terminated contract of the accused contractor.
"Akhir kumari bhi kuch reputation hain gharon main aur govt places me and hum govt se CBI enquiry ki mang karte hain agar 24hrs govt ne aadesh nahi diye to hum Dharne pe baithenge railway tracks par" said champakali conveyor of AAM chipkali party

  
CAG accepts its mistake says “Not only humans Railway food is unfit for consumption for Lizards too”
27, Jul 2017 By dasu

Mughal Sarai, UP: After a dead lizard was found in the veg biriyani served to a commuter on Poorva express, Indian railways setup an inquiry committee consisting of its senior officials to find the reason
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behind it. As per its preliminary report, the lizard was perfectly fine till it ate the biriyani. Probably there was something in the biriyani which it could not withstand.
“We have collected the samples from the caterer and we are feeding them to rats, cockroaches and Lizards, to see their reaction to the food. Within a day or two we will conclude on our observation”, said R.P. Gupta senior official of railways who is heading the inquiry committee.
After the dead lizard report came to limelight, CAG has accepted the grave mistake it did it its last week report which said railway food is unfit for human consumption., “It’s a mistake, we should have done further study, how different animals, pests react to such food before sharing the risk in our report”, said S.K. Sharma, CAG of India while talking to our reporter.
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haha CAG troll IR

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Jul 08 2017 (13:36)   22833/Bhubaneswar - Krishnarajapuram HumSafar Express | GAYA/Gaya Junction (9 PFs)

03652 Gaya Jasidih Shravan Mela Special UnReserve~   1322 blog posts   13821 correct pred (70% accurate)
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With already having 3 Humsafar trains b/w BBS- Bengalore & 3 b/w HWH-Vijayawada,
Do you raise your voice for extension of
22833/Bhubaneswar - Krishnarajapuram HumSafar Express
Nominate among the below the Cities :-
Gaya (No direct train available at present to Bengalore)67%20
Patna / RJPB / PPTA/ DNR.13%4
Ranchi RNC20%6
Hazaribagh Town HZBN0%0

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Sbc-cstm via ubl can also be a hit

  
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Both the routes SBC-CSTM via Hubbali or Kalburgi would be good as there are no fast trains to Pune or CSTM from Bengaluru.
  
Jul 18 2017 (22:33)   06584/Belagavi - Yesvantpur SpecialFare Special

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One dedicated train from Belagavi to sbc,decade long demand let's see if it can get more patronage for regularisation

  
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It has reached RAC 240 even with 18 Sleeper Class coaches for YPR-BGM in this Special train with still 1 month left for its run, Queen of SWR Rani Chennamma has GNWL 270 and YPR-PVR Spl has WL 23.
Dont understand y SWR cannot see the huge demand for a daily SF from SBC to BGM. Even RAC 6 doesn't get cleared in 2A of Rani Chennamma, one cannot imagine the GS class of RC.
  
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Jul 25 2017 (13:59)   రైల్వే స్టేషన్‌ టు సీఐ హౌస్‌

You Cant Lick Your ElboW~   28 news posts
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► పార్కింగ్‌లో ఉంచిన బైక్‌ నేరుగా సీఐ ఇంటికి
► బండిని దర్జాగా వాడుకుంటున్న సీఐ
► బాధితుని ద్వారా విషయం వెలుగులోకి
ఆదోని(కర్నూలు): రూల్‌ అమలు చేసేది తామే కదా.. ఎవరేం చేస్తారనుకున్నారో ఏమో తెలియదు కానీ ఆదోని టూ టౌన్‌ సీఐ గంటా సుబ్బారావు స్థానిక రైల్వే స్టేషన్‌ పార్కింగ్‌లో ఉంచిన బైక్‌ను ఏకంగా తన ఇంటికి తరలించారు. అంతేనా దానికి పోలీస్‌æ స్కిక్కర్‌ అతికించి మరీ దర్జాగా వినియోగించుకుంటున్నా రు. బాధితుని ద్వారా విషయం సోమవారం మీడియాకు
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తెలియడంతో హడావుడిగా బైక్‌పై ఉన్న పోలీస్‌ స్టిక్కర్‌ తీయించేసి దాంతో సంబంధం లేదని బుకాయించారు. ఇందుకు సంబంధించి బాధితుడు బోయ నరేష్‌ అందించిన వివరాల మేరకు.. ఆదోని బోయ గేరికి చెందిన బోయ నరేష్‌ మే నెల చివరి వారంలో తన మిత్రుడు ప్రకాష్‌తో కలిసి చెన్నై వెళ్లాడు.
ఈ సమయంలో తన హీరో హొండా బైక్‌(ఏపీ 21 ఎఎ 0622)ను రైల్వే స్టేషన్‌ స్టాండ్‌లో పార్కింగ్‌ చేసి వెళ్లాడు. పక్షం రోజుల తర్వాత తిరిగొచ్చి న నరేష్‌ బైక్‌ కోసం స్టాండు నిర్వాహకుడిని ఆరా తీశాడు. చాలా రోజులుగా స్టాండ్‌లోనే ఉండడంతో టూటౌన్‌ పోలీసులకు అప్పగించినట్లు తెలుసుకుని బైక్‌ను తీసుకెళ్లిన కానిస్టేబుల్‌ సింగ్‌తో మాట్లాడగా సీఐని కలవాలని సూచించా రు. ఈ మేరకు అతడు సీఐ గంటా సుబ్బారావును కలిసి ఫిర్యాదు చేయగా పొంతనలేని ప్రశ్నలతో పదేపదే తిప్పించుకోవడంతో అనుమానం వచ్చిన నరేష్‌ నెల తర్వాత అతని ఇంటికి వెళ్లి చూడగా బైక్‌ కనిపించింది. విషయాన్ని మీడియాతోపాటు డీఎస్పీ దృష్టికి తీసుకెళ్లిన కొద్దిసేపటికే సీఐ సదరు బైక్‌పై అంటించిన పోలీస్‌ స్టిక్కర్‌ను తీయించి ఇంటి నుంచి స్టేషన్‌కు తెప్పించారు.

మూడు రోజుల క్రితమే నా వద్దకు వచ్చాడు
బైక్‌ పోయిందంటూ నరేష్‌ నా వద్దకు మూడు రోజుల క్రితం వచ్చాడు. అయితే ఆ బైక్‌ కర్నూలుకు చెందిన భాస్కర్‌ అనే వ్యక్తి పేరుపై ఉండడంతో రికార్డులు తీసుకురమ్మన్నాను. పర్చేజింగ్‌ డీడ్‌ ఉందని చూపించగా ఒరిజినల్స్‌ చూపించాలని చెప్పాను. తెస్తే పరిశీలించి బైక్‌ అప్పగిద్దామనుకున్నా. ఆలోగా ఇలా జరిగింది. (బైక్‌ ఎక్కడుందని విలేకరులు ప్రశ్నించగా ఎక్కడో ఒక చోట ఉంటుందిలే అంటూ బయటకు వెళ్లిపోయారు). – గంటా సుబ్బారావు, సీఐ

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బైక్‌ను ఇంట్లో పెట్టుకోవడం, సొంత అవసరాలకు వాడుకోవడం సరికాదు. బండి యజమాని ఎవరో తెలియకపోతే రెవెన్యూ అధికారుల దృష్టికి తీసుకువెళ్లాలి. బాధితుడు సంప్రదిస్తే రికార్డులు పరిశీలించి, అవసరమైతే కేసు నమోదు చేసి న్యాయం చేయాలి. అయితే సీఐ నిబంధనలకు విరుద్దంగా వ్యవహరించారనే ఆరోపణలపై పూర్తి స్థాయి విచారణ చేస్తాం. వాస్తవమని తేలితే చట్టపరమైన చర్యలకు ఎస్పీకి సిఫారసు చేస్తాం. కేసు నమోదు చేసి విచారించిన తరువాత బాధితుడికి బైక్‌ అప్పగిస్తాం. – కొల్లి శ్రీనివాసరావు, ఆదోని డీఎస్పీ

  
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Loll when CI himself becomes conman

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Jul 24 2017 (15:46)   Think twice before using blankets, pillows in your next train journey: Here's why

Prometh Suresh~   9 news posts
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The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has pulled up the railways for foisting dirty sheets, pillow cases and blankets on passengers. The country's supreme audit authority has, in its latest report tabled in Parliament on Friday, pointed out that Indian Railways is not adhering to the time schedule fixed for washing and sanitation of linen and blankets used by passengers.
The Railway Board has instructed that washing of linen should be done after every single use and blankets be dry cleaned every two months. Various zonal railways claimed a periodicity of once every fortnight/month/once in two-three months for washing blankets, said the CAG report. However, the CAG has collected data on the number of blankets in use and those washed during the
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three-year period from 2012-2013 to 2015-2016 in 33 depots of coaches which shows that the washing is not being done as per the norms established by the railways itself.
It was found that in 14 selected depots, under nine zonal railways, no blankets had been dry cleaned during the three-year period. The audit also revealed that except for seven depots under five zonal railways, linen had not been sanitised in the other selected depots.
During 2015-2016, in respect of 12 coaching depots of eight zonal railways, blankets had been washed after an interval of 6-26 months, the CAG report states. These depots included Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai, Sealdah (Kolkata), Gwalior, Guwahati, Dibrugarh, Lucknow, Secunderabad, and Hatia and Tatanagar in Jharkhand.
The report also said there were general stores depots which stored fresh linens along with those that were to be discarded. At the Basin Bridge depot in Chennai, pillow covers were being stitched from used bedsheets to tide over shortages. In a few cases, in Northern Railway, used pillow covers were provided to passengers, the report said. The audit report has recommended that the railways increase the pace of setting up mechanised laundries and prescribe norms for quality standards for washed linen.
It has stated that a mechanism may be put in place to ensure CAG recommends setting up of more mechanized laundries strict compliance to norms of cleaning blankets and pillows as per required periodicity. The CAG also said that at many storage depots, fresh linen was stored haphazardly and was exposed to dirt and contamination. Proper storage space may be provided for storage of linen in store depots, so that linen can be issued in an organised manner, it recommended.
It has also advocated providing adequate storage space for linen in coaching depots. In Western Railway, new linen was stored in a manner that they were exposed to dirt in storage depots in Mahalakshmi and Sabarmati. At the store in Kharagpur, face towels were kept in a room with broken windows susceptible to damage due to seepage of rainwater.
In some zonal railways, new stock remained unutilised for almost their life span. In North Eastern Railway, the audit said, the stock at the depots had already completed two-to-seven months life from the date of manufacture before it was received at the Gorakhpur depot. In the South Eastern Railway, bedsheets (life cycle of 12 months) and pillow covers (life cycle of nine months) remained unutilised for seven months and similarly face towels (life cycle of nine months) remained unutilised for five months at the depots.
This indicated that the lot received first were not issued first, the audit said. In case of pillows too, instructions were not followed. Blankets and pillows were not dry cleaned and/or sanitised for long periods before supply to the passengers, the audit said.

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After CAG revelations people's condition
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