Q. “Parichaalan” app is related to which of the following?

[A] Airways

[B] Roads

[C] Railways

[D] Shipping

Answer: C

Explanation: Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today launched Parichaalan – a Mobile Application for Railway Freight Operations developed by Centre for Railway Information Systems (CRIS) the IT arm of Ministry of Railways.

  • ‘Parichaalan’ is a mobile application conceptualized and developed by CRIS to make decision making on freight operations absolutely easy and user friendly.
  • The application is a powerful tool as it not only represents data in a pictorial and graphical manner that is easily comprehensible but also makes the information dynamic and current in nature.
  • Instead of focusing on post-mortems, Parichaalan moves operations management systems to a higher level of real time decision making.

Source: TMH Ramesh Singh