IRCTC to install water vending machines at railway stations

Vastavam web:The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) plans to install 1,100 water vending machines at 450 stations in 2017-2018 as part of its efforts to ensure clean drinking water at low cost in rail premises across the country. A glass of 300 ml water dispensed through these machines will cost just Re 1. The railway ministry in a series of tweets today said these water vending machines (WVMs) will provide clean drinking water at low cost, and that the initiated in 2015 with an objective of providing potable water at nominal rates.