Piyush Goyal gives away awards for beautification of stations premises
The Union Minister of Railways & Coal, Piyush Goyal distributed awards to winning stations of Station Beautification competition in Rail Bhawan today. This innovative competition was organized among Zonal Railways in December 2017. Balharshah & Chandrapur Railway Stations of Central Railway have been awarded the first prize while Madhubani station of East Central Railway & Madurai station of Southern Railway were the co-winners of the second prize. Gandhidham station of Western Railway, Kota station of West Central Railway & Secunderabad station of South Central Railway were joint winners of the third prize. The Minister, Piyush Goyal felicitated the artists who participated in this initiative by giving them cash awards & appreciation certificates. Minister of State of Railways, Rajen Gohain, Chairman, Railway Board, Ashwani Lohani & other Senior Railway Board officials were also present on the occasion. Piyush Goyal also unveiled booklet containing photographs of all such stations which have been beautified under this endeavour.