Central Railroad to transport auxiliary equipment to Cyclone Fani affected states free of charge
MUMBAI: Sunday Announced That It Would Take Free Material To States Affected By The Cyclone.
CR Chief Public Relations Officer Sunil Udasi Said, The CR Will Transport Relief Supplies To States Affected By Cyclone Fani, West Bengal, And Andhra Pradesh By Coaching Trains, Including Package Vans And Freight Trains,
All Government Organizations In The Entire Jurisdiction Of Central Railway Can Reserve Free Relation Material For These Affected States, Udasi Said. Other Organizations, Such As Appropriate By Divisional Railway Managers (DRMs) Of The Mumbai, Bhusaval, Nagpur, Pune And Solapur Divisions, Can Also Use This Provision, He Said.
" The Sender/consignee Must, However, Be District Magistrate/Deputy Commissioner In Whose Jurisdiction The Sending/receiving Station Is Located. No Additional Costs Such As Mooring Fees Or Cadavers May Be Charged For Transporting Relief Material, He Claimed.
He Added:" Railways Reserve The Right To Make Appropriate Decisions According To The Normal Rules For The Transportation Of Relief Material."
TOI Had Highlighted The Superhuman Rescue Attempts That Stopped A Race Against The Time To Evacuate Millions Of Residents From The Fury Of The Storm. Heavy Cyclone Storm Fani Destroyed By Nine Districts Of Odisha. Officials Said That Six Of The Dead Were Only In Bhubaneswar. Reported Four Dead At The Falling Of The Trees. One Death Was Reported From Puri , Which Was The Dupe Of The Cyclone.