Western Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation (WRWWO) has always come forward to provide help and care to railwaymen & their families. It has continued to work relentlessly and has dedicated itself towards multifarious welfare activities.
In continuation to such exemplary precedences, another set of milestones have been accomplished during the recent visits of WRWWO president Tanuja Kansal to Ratlam & Vadodara Divisions of WR. The organisation donated several useful items for the benefit of railway employees, who have worked tirelessly during the deadly Coronavirus Pandemic.
According to a press release issued by Sumit Thakur – Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, in a recent visit to Vadodara Division, Tanuja Kansal inaugurated RO Water Purifier for Integrated Crew Lobby at Vadodara station. Besides this, as a token of appreciation for the valour and courage displayed by RPF jawans, WRWWO has also provided assistance of approx. Rs. 41,500/- which was used for procurement of two Washing Machines for Ahmedabad and Rajkot RPF post and also three Hot Plates to Bhavnagar RPF post. Such donation was also given to the RPF of Mumbai Division for purchase of three Deep Freezers.
Thakur stated that WRWWO has been extremely generous in looking after the welfare of employees of Western Railway. During her visit to Ratlam Division, President Tanuja Kansal awarded seven employees at Ujjain station for their exemplary work. They were awarded with cash prizes and certificates for their outstanding work. She also visited the Coaching Depot at Dr. Ambedkar Nagar and inaugurated the new RO Water Plant for the employees of depot.
Earlier she had interacted virtually with sportswomen of Western Railway Sports Association (WRSA) and congratulated them for their many achievements, awards and medals. As a gesture of appreciation, an award of Rs 25000/- was announced for the purchase of locker sets for sportswomen at WR’s Mahalaxmi Sports Ground. The locker sets are placed in the changing room at the pavilion at Mahalaxmi, which will benefit and provide to be of great help to the sportswomen.
It is worth mentioning that in the recent past, WRWWO has taken various initiatives to boost the morale and to encourage positivity in the lives of Western Railway employees & their families. Following the path set by Mahatma Gandhi, WRWWO has encouraged importance of clean & healthy environment during the Swachhta Pakhwada as well as supporting the “Atmanirbhar Bharat” mission by donating sewing machines to skilled women by providing them with the right kind of support & equipment to help them hone their skills and provide for their families.