The report states that the idea was suggested by Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in a review meeting recently.
According to a statement by IRCTC, live streaming of food preparations to IRCTC’s website was inaugurated by Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani.
"Live streaming will go a long way in increasing transparency and public confidence in the quality of food cooked at IRCTC-monitored base kitchens. The live streaming can be accessed by anyone on IRCTC’s website under the gallery link," the statement said.
The central state-of-the-art kitchen in Noida was inspected by Lohani. It serves about 10,000 meals a day, mentioned the report.
According to the report, Lohani said, “The existence of a dedicated food testing lab is a unique feature of IRCTC's catering operations for the railways”.
Earlier, IRCTC had developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) tool that uses CCTV footage to detect abnormalities in the food.
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