During the corona transition, the coach of the train will be sanitized with ultra violet rays so that the travel of the passengers can be safe.Till now this technique has been used in hospitals.Air India is also using it.Now Delhi Railway Division has also started it.At present, the coach of Lucknow Shatabdi is being disinfected with it.In the coming days, this facility will be available in some other trains also.
Shatabdi being used to sanitize
Delhi Division is using UVC (Ultra Violet C Band) robot to sanitize Lucknow Shatabdi (02004).The entire train is being disinfected using this remote-controlled machine.Its results have been very good.This technology is also effective in disinfecting places that cannot be sanitized in any other way.Its use does not require human contact, so it is completely safe.It can be easily used on the washing line.
Indian Railways is taking steps for the safe travel of passengers
Ashutosh Gangal, General Manager, Northern Railway said that many steps are being taken for the safe travel of passengers during the Corona crisis.Northern Railway has adopted UVC technology after several trials for the disinfection of passenger coaches.This technique destroys the coronavirus.Tests conducted by a government-certified laboratory have found that using this technology kills up to 99.99% of bacteria and germs.This technology has been approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research.