The 97{+t}{+h}meeting of Divisional Rail Users Consultative Committee of Waltair Division was held at the DRM' s Office here on Friday.

Additional Divisional Railway Manager C. Madhusudhan Rao, who presided over the meet, briefed about the developments over Waltair Division.

Senior Divisional Commercial Manager and Secretary H.L. Luwang gave a Power Point presentation on the various development activities being carried out over Waltair Division and briefed about the improvements in passenger amenities over the division.

Branch officers of Waltair Division and DRUCC members were present in the meeting.

During the meeting members of DRUCC raised various issues relating to passenger amenities, cleanliness in trains and at stations, augmentation of additional coaches (General class) to trains to clear extra rush during the peak season, diversion of trains running via Duvvada, an intercity express train to Koraput etc.


The Gurukondaveeti Jyothirmaye Central Trust, Hyderabad, and its city branch are jointly organising Sri Lakshmi Narayana homam at Sri Venkateswara Swamy temple located at Steel Plant on Sunday.

The homam, being organised for universal peace and against natural calamities, will begin at 2 p.m. and conclude at 6 p.m. on that day. Annamayya Sankeertana singer Gurukondaveeti Jyothirmaye will present sankeertanas on the occasion.

Meeting on pollution

The Praja Spandana will hold a meeting to discuss and prepare an action plan to contain growing pollution in and around the city.

The meeting will be held at the Centre for Policy Studies, GVP Junior College premises at Dwarakanagar on Sunday.

Organisation president C.S. Rao called upon all citizens to attend the meet and share their views.