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Thanjavur: Pointsmen and gate keepers have an important role to play with respect to safety in the railways, said R.C. Jat, Divisional Railway Manager, Southern Railways, here on Friday.

Speaking at a seminar on ‘Safety in the railways,” Mr. Jat said that the pointsmen and gate keepers should be alert always and should be aware of all the safety rules. They should ensure proper maintenance of gates and points room.

Any defect should be immediately reported to the higher officials.

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