Thrissur: The Railways would convert about
4000-5000 unmanned gates into manned gates every year, Union
minister of state for Railways E Ahamed said today.
There were about 16,000 unmanned gates in the country at
present, Ahamed said speaking after declaring open the Railway
Overbridge at nearby Athanai.
There were 1200 unmanned gates under the southern railway
of which 130 were in Kerala.
Later, Ahamed inaugurated the construction of the
Muulamkunnathukavu Railway overbridge nearby Athani.