Now, 10% of the total employees of Cooperative & Private banks can travel by special suburban rail services in Mumbai. These services will be strictly for the essential staff, & not for general passengers.
PRESS RELEASE – CR & WR Joint Media Update
On the request of state govt vide letter no DMU 2020/CR 92 / DM1 dated 18th September, 2020 permission has been granted by Ministry of Railways, Government of India to personnel of all Cooperative and Private banks to the extent of 10% of the total staff strength as approved by State Government of Maharashtra , for travel by special suburban services over Mumbai Suburban network.
The selected 10% staff are requested to obtain QR code from State Government of Maharashtra at the earliest. Until such time, valid identity cards are authority for entry at the stations. Additional booking counters will be opened at important railway stations for the passengers.
Except for essential category staff as per directives of state govt, others are requested not to rush to the stations.
It is also requested that travellers should follow medical and social protocols as mandated for COVID19.