Guwahati Railway station first to get ISO certification in India


The Guwahati Railway Station has become the first ever railway station in the Indian Railways to get an ISO (International Organisation for Standardization) certification from the National Green Tribunal (NGT).

It has been given this certificate for providing passenger amenities in a clean and green environment. ISO certification received by Guwahati Railway Station is ISO-14001, which is for Environment Management System as per international norms which were upgraded in 2015.

Indian Railways (IR) is India’s national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways. It manages the fourth largest railway network in the world by size, with 67,368-kilometre (41,861 mi) route. Piyush goyal is the Union Minister of Railway and Vinod kumar yadav is the current chairman of Railway Board .