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Facility of Modern Trolleys for Senior Citizens at Stations

Instructions have been issued to the Zonal Railways by the Ministry of Railways on May 26, 2011 to extend the facility of Modern Trolleys for senior citizens and women passengers at eight stations as a pilot project for a period of one year. The station-wise and state-wise details are as under :


S. No.        Station                                                                       State
1.            New Delhi                                                   National Capital Territory of Delhi
2.     Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai                 Maharashtra
3.    Mumbai Central                                                  Maharashtra
4.    Chennai Central                                                  Tamil Nadu
5.    Chennai Egmore                                                 Tamil Nadu
6.    Ahmedabad                                                        Gujarat
7.    Bengaluru City Junction                                       Karnataka
8.    Thiruvananthapuram                                            Kerala

Action has already been initiated by the concerned Zonal Railways for provision of this facility as per the extant instructions.

This information was given by the Minister of State for Railways Shri K. H. Muniyappa in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today

Source - PIB

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