Shri B.K. Dadabhoy, Principal Chief Commercial Manager, Central Railway held a meeting with major leaseholders of parcel cargo express trains, parcel vans and SLRs. Shri P.K. Ranade, Chief Commercial Manager, Freight Services, Shri D.Y. Naik, Chief Passenger Transportation Manager, Divisional Officers of Central Railway and 11 major parcel leaseholders participated in the meeting.
Installation of Weigh bridges, feasibility of moving the rakes by shorter routes, alternate parcel terminals in Mumbai area and other issues were discussed during the meeting. Central Railway informed the leaseholders that providing dual coupling to LHB rakes to enable attachment of conventional parcel vans will address their concern. Shri Dadabhoy, said that a committee comprising railway officials and leaseholders will be formed to discuss the issues on regular basis.