In mild of the rising Covid-19 instances within the metropolis, East Coast Railway Waltair division has modified the entry and exit factors for passengers arriving and departing from Visakhapatnam. These revisions will come into impact on the Visakhapatnam railway station, 14 April 2021, i.e. Wednesday onwards.
Earlier, passengers at Visakhapatnam railway station had the choice of getting into and exiting from gates at each side of the station. However this has been modified in an effort to forestall the unfold of the virus from one passenger to a different.
Now, departure passengers can enter the railway station via Gate No. 4 on the platform no. 8 aspect. Automobiles dropping such passengers on the railway station, can enter via the Gnanapuram arch and depart via the arch close to the Convent Junction.
Arrival passengers can exit Visakhapatnam railway station via Gate No. 1 on the aspect of platform no. 1. Automobiles coming to choose up these passengers can achieve this from the exit arch close to the RTC bus cease.
In the same method, the entry and exit factors for all stations within the Waltair division have been modified. Passengers have been suggested to make use of the brand new entry and exit factors and scale back the danger of Covid-19 spreading.
All passengers at Visakhapatnam railway station, or some other station within the Waltair division, are requested by ECoR to all the time put on their face masks and preserve social distancing, whether or not within the practice or on the platform. Since no blankets might be supplied on the practice, it’s advisable that the passengers convey their very own.
Protecting the present circumstances in thoughts, passengers are requested to journey provided that completely crucial.