HUBBALLI: In order to provide quality food for the rail users at the Shri Siddharoodha Swamiji Hubballi railway station, Food Inn, an IRCTC refreshment room, has been opened today on platform number 1 today.
Shri Pralhad Joshi, Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Coal & Mines inaugurated the renovated IRCTC Refreshment Room. Shankar Patil Munenakoppa, MLA, Navalgund and Ajay Kumar Singh, GM/SWR graced the function as guests of honour.
Among others Jogendra Yadavendu, ADRM, Hubballi; B. Ramesh, Regional Manager, IRCTC; Dinesh Singh Tomar, MD of DST Services were present. Management of this refreshment room will be done by a new agency M/S DST Caterers.
According to a release issued by the SWR, the Refreshment room prepares food in the base kitchen available at the railway station and serves food in dine area of the refreshment room. It prepares both vegetarian and non-vegetarian food. Separate dining areas available for Veg and Non-Veg food. Take-away counters are also available. The food prepared here will also be sold on all the platforms during train.
Besides, it also supplies meals and other items for use and distribution by pantry cars for train side vending. Food Items of both North Indian & South Indian Food cuisines are made available here.
Vegetarian food items like Idli, Vada, Veg Thali etc. and non-vegetarian food items like Chicken Biryani, Egg Biryani etc., beverages like Coffee, Tea, Cold drinks, drinking water etc. are available here. Besides Janata Khana will also be available, the release said.