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Bagasse, the fibrous remains after extracting sugarcane juice, can be moulded into disposable products that include plates, containers of different sizes.
The project will help offset carbon emissions by 9 tons per coach per year and also save about 21,000 litres of diesel bringing cost saving of Rs 12 lakh every year.
The CAG has also advocated the railways to improve productivity which has been deteriorating over the years
There are also plans to add cab services in railways integrated mobile app that is expected to be launched soon
The directions were issued after a consumer court did not accept the minutes of meeting circulated in 1999 to support the provision regarding non-granting of name change on concession ticket.
To make zonal railways take cleanliness seriously, railways has also decided to link it to their performance evaluation.
The Southern Railways has announced the several trains are cancelled on Saturday.
In the last Budget the railways have already set a target of generating 1000 MW of solar power and 200 MW of wind energy.
Some of the selected ideas were presented before the PM and he had asked the ministry to send an action taken report on steps taken to implement.
Member Traffic Mh. Jamshed said that operating ratio is expected to settle at 94 percent, compared to 92 percent last year.
The proposal said that a safety cess will be levied to generate funds for strengthening track and upgrading signalling system.
Ahead of the Railway Budget this year, the Railway Minister said the focus was on developing a mechanism that would reduce human errors.
According to a social worker, the relatives of passengers who boarded S-1, S-2 and S-3 are extremely worried as these coaches have faced the worst damage in the train derailment
The accident spot witnessed several shell-shocked passengers sitting next to the wreckage of the mangled train.
A column comprising a team of 90 army personnel accompanied by a medical column of four doctors, 20 paramedics and two ambulances from Kanpur were also deployed at the accident site.