Chittaranjan Locomotive Works (CLW) has produced 200 electric locomotives (32595) upto 15th October of the current financial year 2019-20. 163 nos of WAG-9HC, 26 nos of WAP-7 & 11 nos of WAP-5 series locomotives were produced till 15th October 2019. On 15th October 2018 itself, 184 locomotives were made. It shows an overall increase of about 10 % over the same corresponding period.
Shri Praveen Kumar Mishra, General Manager flagged off the 200th locomotive of WAG-9HC series bearing no. 32595 from CLW in a simple ceremony accompanied with Shri Ram Prakash, PCEE; Shri D.K.Mondal, PCME; Shri Ravij Seth, PFA; Shri Nitin Dhimole, PCMM, Shri Ramashish Yadav, SDGM & CVO; Dr Alok Majumdar, CMO and other officers of CLW, staff & supervisors in large numbers.
Shri Mishra had congratulated the entire team of loco production and appreciated their effort in successful production of 200 locomotives.
With this trend in production, it is expected that, CLW will be able to achieve yet another highest production figure in the annals of Indian Railways in manufacturing of record numbers of latest technology electric locomotives in a year.
Source: Chittaranjan Locomotive Works