Looking ahead in the post-covid-19 future, the Northern division of the Indian Railways has launched ‘disposable bedding comfort kit’ at New Delhi Railway Station on Monday (15 February), reports Economic Times.
Northern Railway General Manager Ashutosh Gangal launched the kit for comfort of the passengers travelling on long routes or who are waiting for their trains.
The stall has been set up by a private company which provides the said kit containing a blanket, bedsheet and pillow.
"A stall has been set up where passengers can get a blanket at Rs 150 and a kit consisting of bedsheet, pillow etc at Rs 300. An ultraviolet (UV) sanitiser machine has been set up for sanitisation of the bag. Rs 10 will be charged for this service. We are also making arrangements for bag wrapping which will cost Rs 50," Gangal told ANI.
He also stated that the service will be extended to other station based on the usage and review by the users.
He also also inaugurated UV Based Sanitizer Machine along with COVID preventive products viz. Hand sanitizer, hand wash, mask etc. at on affordable cost for passengers.
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