Fourteen railway staff namely ShriRaman Kumar Singh, Technician- Grade-II/Samsi under Katihar Division, Shri Sukanta Das, Constable/RPF/New Coochbehar under Alipurduar Division, Shri Dibyendu Ghosh, Head Constable/RPF/New Alipurduar under Alipurduar Division, Shri Deo Kumar Singh, Sr. Asst Loco Pilot/New Bongaigaon under Rangiya Division, Shri Wokil Gosai, Track Maintainer /Chaterhat under Katihar Division, Shri Rakesh Kumar Ravi, Track Maintainer/Salmari under Katihar Division, Shri Man Lal Yadav, Track Maintainer /Nijbari under Katihar Division, Shri Gobinda Karmakar, Track Maintainer /Samsi under Katihar Division, Shri Tarun Kumar, Track Maintainer /Samsi under Katihar Division, Shri Sanjib Murmu, Track Maintainer / Dholbajaunder Katihar Division, Shri Ramjatan Kamti, Track Maintainer / Dalkhola under Katihar Division , Shri Nikesh Kr. Mishra, Track Maintainer / Mathabhanga under Alipurduar Division, Sri Rupkumar Biswas, Track Maintainer / Mathabhanga under Alipurduar Division, Shri Ganesh Dome, Track Maintainer / Mathabhanga under Alipurduar Division, were awarded by Shri Sanjive Roy, General Manager, N.F. Railway for showing exceptional devotion towards duty.
on 14.03.2019 Shri Deo Kumar Singh, Sr. Asst Loco Pilot was working train No.13248 Rajendranagar – Kamakhya Capital Express. The train got detained at Naranarayan Bridge due to pulling of alarm chain and resultant brake binding at 08.50 pm during night. Shri Deo Kumar Singh got down from the engine and released the brake binding in the middle of the bridge and the train started safely. Due to his dedication and sincerity a mishap was averted.
Shri Sukanta Das, Constable/RPF/New Coochbehar and Shri Dibyendu Ghosh, Head Constable/RPF/New Alipurduar under Alipurduar Division, while performing duty at New Coochbehar station on 28.02.2019 recovered a left behind lady’s bag from train No-12377 Sealdah – New Alipurduar Padatik Express containing Identity card, Pan card, Aadhar card and cash to the tune of Rs. 1,01,500/-. The bag alongwith all belongings were handed over to the said passenger later on after verifying authenticity. Due to their sincerity and honesty the passenger got back her valuable belongings.
Shri Ganesh Dome, Sri Rupkumar Biswas and Sri Nikesh Kr. Mishra were performing duty as gateman at LC gate no. NJ-39, NJ-40 and NJ-43 on 05.03.2019. While performing duty they noticed hammering sound coming from coach no- 19104 of a goods train. They immediately informed the same to on-duty Station Master of Jamaldaha Gopalpur station. The said train was checked and flat tyre beyond permissible limit was found and the coach was detached. Due to their alertness accident was averted.
Eight other staff, mostly track maintainers was also awarded for detecting “rail fracture” in various locations leading to avoidance of probable mishaps. In recognition of their meritorious service for preventing accident all of them were awarded with a cash award alongwith a certificate by General Manager, N.F. Railway.