In Jodhpur Workshop, in upcoming two years, the roofs of about 4800 coaches will be cleaned with robotics system, on which about 28 lakh rupees will be spent. The Western Railway first started using it. After that, it was started in many zones, now it will be used in coaches coming for repair and maintenance in Jodhpur Workshop of North Western Railway.
Robotic devices are equipped with high-tech, high-capacity cameras, brushes and other resources. They perform inspection, survey, cleaning, scrubbing, dust collection inside ducting. If the camera robot shows the hidden contaminated area, germs and bacteria can also be cleaned through spray.