Hyderabad: South Central Railway has achieved a record sale proceeds of Rs. 335 . 20 Cr during 2010-11 through disposal of scrap. This is 10.99% higher than the target of Rs. 302 cr. fixed by Railway Board and has surpassed the earlier highest ever scrap sale of Rs. 330.15 Cr in the year 2008-09.
The best ever sale has been achieved in spite of reduced generation of engineering scrap. The foot-to-foot survey along the tracks and in workshops to identify the scrap for disposal has paid rich dividends in achieving the best ever sale during 2010-11. (NSS)