- The primary-class ready rooms have additionally been outfitted with air conditioners and fashionable structure
- The station is now nicely illuminated via environment-friendly LED lights
- Photo voltaic panels have been put in over the platform of the station
New Delhi: Ever since Piyush Goyal has taken cost because the railway minister, he has centered on making railways among the finest transport modes within the nation. From railway station renovations to coach cleanliness and makeovers, he has been working repeatedly to make sure that railways are on par with the aviation business by way of cleanliness, comfort and amenities.
Railway stations throughout the nation are being reworked to make sure that fashionable amenities are being supplied to passengers. Stations additionally now have airport-standard lounges which supply fashionable amenities like therapeutic massage chairs, correct catering and so on. Railways are additionally working to guarantee that all stations have escalators, elevators, LED show panels, fashionable washrooms, correct circulating space and extra.
Indian Railways’ Agra Cantonment station is among the many stations that are being redeveloped with fashionable amenities. It could be famous that the Agra Cantt station is the principle railway station for the town and it has now been redeveloped with fashionable facilities for passenger’s consolation. Agra homes Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and several other different vacationer spots which are a magnet for innumerable vacationers to the town from throughout the nation and the world. In an effort to supply world-class amenities to the passengers and vacationers visiting the town, varied options and points of the station have been redeveloped and several other different plans are underway for the general modernisation of the station.
The Agra Cantt station, which falls below the North Central Railway (NCR) zone, typically witnesses a excessive passenger footfall because the station lies on the principle Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Chennai railway line. In keeping with a report, a sum of Rs 15 crore has been sanctioned for the general infrastructural redevelopment of the station constructing, furnishing of passenger entrance, growth of the inexperienced patch on the station’s entry and extra.
The station has already gone below a metamorphosis because it now has state-of-the-art ready and retiring rooms that are outfitted with fashionable passenger-friendly companies. The primary-class ready rooms have additionally been outfitted with air conditioners and fashionable structure. The station is now nicely illuminated via environment-friendly LED lights.
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Additionally, with a purpose to enhance the general illumination of the station, LED lights have been put in on the platforms in addition to ready rooms of the station. In an effort to make the station much more eco-friendly, photo voltaic panels have been put in over the platform of the station, which generate photo voltaic vitality for the ability necessities of the whole station.
Beautification of stations is one other facet which the federal government is specializing in. Most stations are being embellished with native folks artwork to advertise native tradition and expertise and Agra station can be one in all such stations because the partitions of the station have been painted and adorned with conventional folks artwork, symbolic of the wealthy cultural heritage of the town.
It’s price mentioning that a further sum of Rs 6-7 crore has additionally been sanctioned for the station. The report added that that is with regard to an infrastructural upgradation process of the station in coordination with the Ministry of Tourism. This improve entails the shifting of all of the workplaces of railway officers from the station, with a purpose to make the circulating space extra spacious for the passengers. The work for this has nearly been accomplished.