Shri John Thomas IRSEE, General Manager, Southern Railway conducted inspection of Tirunelveli – Nagercoil – Thiruvananthapuram section today, the 22nd November, 2019.
Shri John Thomas, General Manager interacting with Gang staff during his inspection of Tirunelveli - Sengulam section today
The inspection team comprised of the General Manager, Divisional Railway Manager Thiruvananthapuram Division, Principal Heads of Departments of Southern Railway and other divisional officers.
A pat on the back goes a long way! Gang staff receive a spot award and merit certification from Shri John Thomas, General Manager - GM/SRly is on inspection of Tirunelveli-CAPE- Thiruvananthapuram section today
During his inspection of Tirunelveli – Sengulam section, the general manager inspected Non-interlocked LC Gate at Sengulam.  He interacted with the Gang Staff and motivated them by declaring awards.  The General Manager and team inspected LC No.116 between Tirunelveli and Sengulam; Nanguneri railway station, Railway Quarters and Traction sub-station; A major bridge between Nanguneri and Valliyur railway station; Track points and crossings at Valliyur; Tunnel at Kulitturai – Prassalla section and Railway station & relay room at Nemam.
Initiative! Nanguneri Railway Station in Tirunelveli - Nagercoil section gets roof top Solar panel
As part of Southern Railway’s Green Initiative project, Rooftop Solar Power Plants were inaugurated at Nanguneri and Valliyur Railway Stations. A rest room for engineering staff, fully powered by Solar Power was also inaugurated in Tirunelveli – Sengulam section during the inspection. A Training Coach, with advanced technology for training has been inaugurated by the GM at Thiruvananthapuram central.
Shri John Thomas, General Manager, Southern Railway presenting spot award and merit certification to the Station Master of Nanguneri
During the course of inspection, General Manager interacted with Passenger Associations, Media and Commuters at various railway stations. He appreciated the effort of employees for their dedication in ensuring safe train operations and for their contribution towards the upkeep of work places and railway stations.
General Manager at Valliyur - Inspection of Points and Crossings

Shri John Thomas, General Manager, Southern Railway inspected a tunnel between Kulitturai - Parassala rail stations