Taking Prime Minister’s Fit India Movement a notch higher, Central Railways in association with Vocano Lifestyle (the owner of Calipso Lifestyle Saloon brand) would soon set up fitness-wellness centre at Nagpur Railway Station.
Yoga facilities and gym equipment would be set up at Nagpur Railway Station so that railway in the city could generate revenue. The fitness centre, which would be free of cost, would accommodate gym and yoga space on platform one. However, services at the salon, which would be inspired from a railway coach ‘Railoon,’ would be chargeable.
Railway Minster has also directed to make fitness centers across railway stations and premises for railway passengers and employees.
Senior Divisional Commercial Manager Krishnath Patil told Nation Next, “Passengers waiting for trains can get benefit of these services even this shall help them grooming up by using saloon services at Railoon. This is the 12th innovative idea proposal finalised by the Nagpur Division to augment its non-fare revenue.”
Patil added, “Within two months the designs of the saloon and fitness centre would be finalsied and maximum by the end of this year, the services would be operational at Nagpur Railway Station. On the basis of fitness and wellness set up at Indore Railway Station, we’re going to get the model for Nagpur designed.”