Only Railneer water bottle will now be sold on Gondia and Rajnandgaon stations of the South-East Central Railway Nagpur Board. The decision has been taken to ensure the safety of railway passengers when it comes to drinking water.
Also other Railway stations where the catering stalls are installed they are permitted to sell Railneer water bottle and other six brand bottles i.e kinley, AquaFina, Oxirich, Bibo, Bisleri & Bailey.
In order to make available the branded water bottles to the passengers at a fixed price, the officers and the railway personnel will keep a constant check on the entire railway system.
Apart from this, Shobhna Bandopadhyay, Divisional Railway Manager, Nagpur and K.V. Ramana, Senior Division officer will conduct a periodic check of the station water with the help of Multi-Parameter Field Test, under ‘Swach Neer’ initiative by the South East Central Railway Nagpur Board.
Also a special care will be taken towards the maintenance of the installed water coolers at the Railway stations so that cold water is made available for the passengers.
The South East Central Railway, Nagpur, is also trying to ensure availability of potable water and supply of clean water to the passengers on stations and in the trains.