The‘Best Innovation Award’ has won by Northeast Frontier Railway for unique strategy adopted to keep wild elephants away from train tracks. The cash prize awarded of Rs 3 lakh. The NEFR, in a bid to tackle the problem, came up with ‘Plan Bee’ in 2017.
About Northeast Frontier Railway
Northeast Frontier Railway, is one of the 18 railway zones in India.
He is headquartered in Maligaon, Guwahati in the state of Assam
It is responsible for rail operations in the entire Northeast and parts of West Bengal and Bihar.
Date of operation: 15 January 1958
Predecessor: North Eastern Railway zone.