Maligaon, November 19 (MExN): Lumding division of Northeast Frontier Railways (NFR) has become the top performer in the recently released data on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for the month of October.
Lumding is followed by Sambalpur division in 2nd and Ahmedabad division in 3rd spots. A press release from Subhanan Chanda, Chief Public Relations Officer stated Lumding division achieved 94% in overall total score. The punctuality performance of the Lumding division during October was 95%. It also achieved 95% in mobility, throughput and capacity utilization and 100% in safety related works. The division achieved 89% in Business and Financial Performance index for the month.
The achievement of topping among all the divisions in entire Indian Railway was due to continuous hard work, planning and execution and monitoring by the officers and staff at all levels in division and Head Quarters, the release maintained. Such achievement will motivate everyone to work with more enthusiasm to achieve higher accolades in future, it added.
To achieve standardization and a sense of competiveness amongst all divisions of Indian Railways, a set of KPIs has been designed to indicate how effectively the Divisions are achieving various operational, financial and other organizational objectives of Indian Railways.
The KPIs generally focus on safety works, freight & passenger traffic, financial performance, mobility, throughput, capacity utilization, asset reliability, punctuality, human resource development and other important initiatives. All Divisions are required to input data/information on monthly basis for most of the KPIs, the release added.