Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu released Third Party Audit Report on Station Cleanliness and Inaugurated Swachh Rail Portal. Vishakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh and Beas in Punjab is the Cleanest Station in A1, A Category Stations Respectively. Khammam station Comes 2nd Rank in Station Cleanliness in A Category from 285 Rank previous Year.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhu said that Indian Railways started third party Cleanliness Index of Stations since last year. Railways have accomplished a significant improvement in cleanliness at station.
He said that Vishakhapatnam has emerged as the winner in Cleanliness Index by securing Ist position in A1 category, Beas has emerged as Ist winner in A category station. Guwahati, Varanasi, Mughalsarai & Hazrat Nizamuddin Station have shown tremendous improvements.
“I urge the municipal corporation of the cities which have encroachments to come forward and cooperate in eliminating human waste from the tracks”,He added .He also thanked & dedicated this achievement to the people in respective areas.
He also reacts via twitter ,
— Suresh Prabhu (@sureshpprabhu) May 17, 2017
Minister of Railways tweets that results of cleanest rail stations in india,
— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) May 17, 2017
And also on reacting on this,M Venkaiah Naidu has expressed his happiness and congratulated the people of vizag through Twitter .
— M Venkaiah Naidu (@MVenkaiahNaidu) May 17, 2017