March 2020 Edition
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Railways reveal blankets are not washed after every trip!

March 16, 2020 | 17:30 IST | Editorial |

Since the Corona Virus rate has increased in the country, the railways are taking a few measures to prevent the spread. Now, railways have declared the removal of all curtains and blankets from AC coaches in trains.

The announcement was made by the public relations officer of Central and Western Railways on Saturday in light of the global COVID-19 pandemic. “As per the extant instructions, curtains and blankets provided in AC coaches are not washed every trip,” the announcement said. “In order to prevent spread of #COVID19 blankets and curtains should be immediately withdrawn from service till further orders”.