Train carrying tractors at Mandideep station.
Staff Reporter :
Bhopal Railway has loaded 100 agriculture tractors 25 NMG in goods wagon for further transportation to Benapole in Bangladesh for the second time on Tuesday. The tractors were loaded in wagon at Mandideep. This has happened for the second time in history of Bhopal where tractors have been transported via freight trains to other country. This helped railway to earn revenue of Rs 18.22 lakh. Bhopal Railway is continuously working towards business development by releasing attractive schemes for the traders.
Bhopal railway is working towards goods trains for better transportation of essential commodities in India as well as neighbouring countries. Railway officials are contacting the traders and businessmen for maximum usage of rail transportation for goods. Bhopal Railway is making attractive schemes to lure the traders for goods train.
The initiative of Bhopal railway was also lauded by the minister Piyush Goel in his recent tweet. Bhopal Railway has also formed business development group including senior railway officials. Senior DCM Vijay Prakash said, “Main aim of forming business development group is to involve more businessmen, industrialist, commercial organisations, factories, production companies and marketing heads for maximum loading of goods in trains for further transportation. This would help to boost railway transportation with maximum goods loading.” He said that business development group will make efforts to bring new proposals for goods loading and easy transportation throughout country.