Direction given by the Ministry to announce pre-recorded messages in Trains

On 10-9-2015,
Ministry of Railways for the welfare of the passengers as well as Railways decided
to educate the passengers about various provisions involving the announcement
of following pre-recorded messages in trains like Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto
Express, and trains having public address system.  

Please do not give Tips (bakshish)
to waiters. In case of any demand of Tip by a waiter, please make a
complaint to the onboard ticket checking staff.
Smoking and creating nuisance
under intoxication is not permissible in the trains. Any passenger found
violating this provision is liable to be taken up under extant provisions
of law.
We seek the support of our
esteemed travelers in keeping our stations and trains clean. Indian
Railways firmly believe that together, we, that is, the Indian Railways
and its patrons, can through their joint endeavor successfully to keep the
stations clean under the ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’.
Please crush disposable water
bottles, provided to you after use or rake it with after the journey.
Indian Railways provides On-Board
Housekeeping Service for cleaning of toilets and compartments on run in
trains. You can contact OBSH staff for any cleaning requirement.
As per Railway Act, any person
affecting cleanliness & hygiene at Railway premises including trains,
Railway tracks and other property belonging to Railways can be penalized
with fine up to Rs. 500/-.
For their own safety passengers
should desist from accepting the food offered by unknown fellow
Please be familiar with all
emergency exist windows location in the coach and follow displayed
instructions for its operation. Do not operate emergency windows without
valid reason.
Please dial 138 for any on-board
complaint, 139 for train related information and 182 for security related

The message will
be announced at the time of departure of train from the train originating
station/intermediate station and also at the time of arrival of the train at
intermediate station/destination. Zonal Railways may also add other
announcements as they deem fit.


-Ministry of Railways
Source: Legal news India