The Indian Railways launched ‘Mission Satyanishtha’ and a programme on Ethics in Public Governance, in a first-of-its-kind event, at a day-long function held at National Rail Museum, New Delhi on July 27, 2018. The Union Minister of Finance, Piyush Goyal administered the oath to the officers and supervisors at the programme. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that people define an organization and an organization defines its people, hence, work culture has to be improved, transparency needs to be brought about and data should be displayed on public domains so as to get constructive feedback from the users.
1. The first-of-its-kind event was inaugurated by Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board. Lohani then introduced the subject to the participants.
2. The event was webcast live to all Zonal, Divisional and Production Units from the National Rail Museum.
3. The event saw participation from senior officers and staff members of the Railways.
The issue of ethics, integrity, and probity in public life has been a matter of concern all over the government sector. Hence, it has become extremely important that all railway servants adhere to impeccable conduct and integrity at all times. To enable the same, talks and lectures on the subject were organized all over the Indian Railways.