ANTI-LITTERRING DRIVE DECREASES NUISANCE ACTIVITIES
Kolkata, Date: 02.07.2019
To keep its stations clean, Metro Railway has been conducting Anti-littering drives and imposing fines on erring commuters which has led to a decline in nuisance activities in the Metro premises.
In the last month of this financial year i.e. in June, 2019, as many as 149 nuisance cases were detected and an amount of Rs. 40,000/- were realised as fine from offenders. In the last month of the previous year i.e. in June, 2018, 432 nuisance cases were detected.
During the period from 01.04.2019 to 30.06.2019, 353 nuisance cases were detected and a fine of Rs. 92500/- were realised as fine from the offenders and during the same period of previous year i.e. 01.04.2018 to 30.06.2018, 1455 nuisance cases were detected.