motorman


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motorman

1. the driver of an electric train
2. the operator of a motor
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 3 ( ANI ): Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that he will reward motorman Chandrashekhar Sawant, who averted a bigger tragedy by stopping the train as soon as he saw an overhead electric line snap, when a part of a bridge collapsed in Mumbai's Andheri station.
"MOTORMAN" by Robert Dunn is now available in Hardcover, Trade Paperback, and eBook.
The train's motorman sustained minor injuries following the stone pelting.
Details of the intelligence squaddies were given before Operation Motorman were disclosed at the inquest of Daniel Hegarty - the 15-year-old who was shot dead in Derry by one of the soldiers on July 31, 1972.
"Corruption has affected every Indian, including railway employees, particularly motormen who barely get any holidays and are paid a paltry sum of Rs 260 [Dh20] to come and work on a public holiday," Devendra Yadav, Motorman, WR, told this paper.
Getting tired of waiting, the young motorman, aged 20, decided to move on down the line towards Bensham Road and then up the steep hill towards the Sidney Grove loop.
A great deal of preparatory work seemed to be necessary by the motorman, and as the people stood and watched every movement, this old lady, to whom the idea of a car being able to move without any visible power was incomprehensible, kept remarking, "It'll never go, It'll never go." Finally everything was adjusted to the motorman's satisfaction.