IRCTC has taken the responsibility from Tuesday to arrange catering in Bihar Sampark Kranti train from Darbhanga.This has happened after the media reports about insects in the served food by the caterer.The licenses of contractors who had delivered the food were cancelled .
BP Pandit , the Commandant of RPF arrived here with Virendra Kumar , the Senior Divisional Manager to inspect the management of catering under new system .
Two officials Sunil Kumar Suman –c atering inspector of Samastipur and Rajni Kant Srivastava – Catering inspector of head quarter of East Central Railways , Hajipur also left for New Delhi with the train as well so that passengers do not face any kind trouble under this alternate arrangements . A team of vendors has also been sent with Mahesh Gand the senior supervisor of IRCTC .
According to the latest information the passengers will not get different types of delicious food at the moment. They will be provided simple cooked food during the journey .The passengers will be provided rajma –rice .and mineral water , cold drinks , Lassi and other packed material .
The information are being given to the passengers in this regard . The information about cancelation of old license and information of new arrangements were given through announcement from enquiry office .