The Lucknow division of North Eastern Railway (NER) has been adjudged the best performing division on the punctual running of trains. Divisional Railway Manager,NER,V K Yadav,and Senior Divisional Operations Manager,NER,Indu Dubey,received the trophy for the best inter-division operation of trains from NER General Manager K K Atal on Friday. Senior Divisional Mechanical Engineers Lokesh Singh and V S Yadav were also felicitated. The 12555/12556 Hisar-Gorakhpur Gorakhdham Express was adjudged the cleanest train,and Lucknow Junction the most organised station.
Pranab to interact with regional innovators
President Pranab Mukherjee will interact with regional innovators during his visit to Lucknow-based Babasaheb Ambedkar University (BBAU) during its convocation ceremony on May 10. The President,who is also Visitor of the central university,will interact with innovators who will set up an exhibition in the university. We received a letter (from the Presidents office),asking us to contact regional innovators. I raised the issue with our Minister for Science and Technology Abhishek Mishra,who then put the Uttar Pradesh Council for Science and Technology (UPCST) on duty. Now,we are collaborating with UPCST in a big way, BBAU Vice-Chancellor Ranbir Chander Sobti said on Saturday.