Date Of Post: 23 Jan, 2018
Nellore: Nellore Station to get world-class passenger amenities and safety measures. Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railway has revealed this while speaking to media persons on Monday after inspecting the railway station premises, platforms, escalators & lifts.
- In addition to this, a commercial complex would be developed in the Nellore station in around 65,000 square feet area at an estimated cost of Rs 60 crore.
- They would construct one more foot over bridge with escalator facility in Nellore Station and also increase the width of the existing escalators to 6 metres for the convenience of the passengers apart from modern flooring in the station, he said.
- A technical team consisting of officials along with DRM (Divisional Railway Manager) would visit Nellore Station in February to devise necessary plans to develop the station, according to the GM.
- Referring to the foundation stone laid for a FoB (Foot-over Bridge) at Nellore South Railway Station on Tuesday, the GM expressed confidence in completing the same within 6 months.
Image Credit: Palagiri – Wikimedia Commons