With escalators at all 10 platforms and lifts installed, and a host of new passenger amenities added recently, Secunderabad railway station (SCR) has become one of the most user-friendly stations in the country now. The once congested and inconvenient railway station has now transformed into a beautiful, spacious and extremely clean premises, and recently won an award in the category of the most beautiful stations in the country.
Vinod Kumar Yadav, General Manager, South Central Railways said that apart from improving amenities for passengers, the station has become one of the most energy efficient premises in the country. “We want that all passengers including physically challenged and elderly people should be able to go to any part of the station and cross platforms without any difficulty. We want to provide escalators and lifts, or either escalator or a lift at every platform which can be used to access the foot over bridge to move around the station. We have installed escalators at all 10 platforms now, and we will soon have lifts also which will help the elderly and physically challenged at all the platforms,’’ Yadav added. Read More