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Railway minister Piyush Goyal launches 'Rail Sahyog'

Updated : September 12, 2018 15:33:49 IST

Railway minister Piyush Goyal launched 'Rail Sahyog', a web portal for enhanced passenger experience. Corporates and PSUs can contribute to the creation of amenities at or near railway stations through CSR funds

The activities identified for funding through CSR are construction of toilets in circulating areas of all stations.

It has sanitary pads vending machine and incinerator in female toilets and also condom vending machine in male toilets.

It provides free Wi-Fi at stations by setting up hotspots and there is a provision of benches at station platforms for senior citizens and disabled people.

There would be bottle crushing machines at 2,175 major stations and dustbins at all stations to prevent littering.

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