16 March, 2018

Commissioner of Railway Safety Conducts Inspection of Malkajgiri - Bolarum Electrified Section for Running MMTS Trains

Shri Ram Kripal, Commissioner of Railway Safety, South Central Circle, Ministry of Civil Aviation conducted the Inspection of the newly electrified Malkajgiri-Bolarum section of Hyderabad Division, towards certification for running of MMTS Trains in this section.

The section has been electrified with 25KV overhead equipment and forms part of the MMTS Phase-II project which is in progress. The work has been completed by Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd, with the section being charged on 2nd February, 2018, there by facilitating the inspection of the Commissioner of Railway Safety. Once the certification is issued, the section will be enabled to run trains on Electric Traction.

Shri A.A.Phadke, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer, SCR; Shri Arun Kumar Jain, Divisional Railway Manager, Hyderabad Division, SCR were amongst the officials who accompanied the Commissioner for Railway Safety.