Passengers do not need to worry about any loss of money as IRCTC will automatically generate the full refund of tickets for the passengers who had booked their journeys in this period, i.e., before April 30, 2020.
Though no thermal cameras can detect or diagnose the novel Coronavirus infection, FLIR cameras can be used as an adjunct to other body temperature screening tools for detecting elevated skin temperature through quick individual screening in high-traffic public places.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic gripping the country by the mid of March, several regions experienced restrictions on movement due to the lockdown. This led to the partial restriction of business as well as industrial activities.
With the entire nation in complete lockdown, and with limited man power resources, different zones of Indian Railways have almost done an impossible task of transforming so many coaches into isolation or quarantine facilities in such a small span of time.
After achieving the prestigious success of testing by the Jagadhari Workshop, Indian Railways can now contribute in mitigating the shortfall of the country for coverall PPEs to the extent possible way by manufacturing it in-house.
This development is the first such breakthrough by a production unit and RCF came out with the prototype within a week of receiving the instructions from the government to explore the possibility of making ventilators.
The Chittaranjan Locomotive Works of Indian Railways has geared up to manufacture in-house hospital beds as well as side drawers in case of any future requirement for COVID-19 isolation or quarantine wards.
According to the Railway Ministry, e-commerce companies, local industries, any interested groups, individuals, organizations, as well as prospective loaders can contact officials of Indian Railways at the zonal level.