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Railways reviews drinking water availability in stations for passengers

Palakkad, Apr 13 (UNI) The Railways Ministry has reviewed the availability of drinking water for passengers at all stations across its network In the summer and potential heatwaves, and issued instructions to Zonal Railways to ensure adequate supplies.
A Palakkad railway division release said, "As per the Palakkad Division’s ongoing commitment, all stations strive to provide clean drinking water to passengers under established norms. The division has its own source of water at almost all stations and in other areas, railway authorities will collaborate with municipal corporations and state governments and explore alternative water supply solutions".
In the Palakkad Division, through the stalls at platforms, approved brands of bottled water are sold at affordable prices, and sufficient stock is always ensured.
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