The following data is taken from reports published by the office of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG India) in 2002.

Railway No. of sheds reviewed 1997-98 1998-99 1999-2000 2000-01 2001-02 TOTAL
No. of failures Primary factor / system No. of failures due to primary factor No. of failures Primary factor / system No. of failures due to primary factor No. of failures Primary factor / system No. of failures due to primary factor No. of failures Primary factor / system No. of failures due to primary factor No. of failures Primary factor / system No. of failures due to primary factor No. of failures No. of failures due to primary factors/ system
Central Diesel (4) 848 Misc 87 742 MISC 160 674 MISC 130 421 MISC 112 359 Misc 95 3044 584
Electric (3) 357 Misc 68 280 MISC 56 474 MISC 113 319 Misc 61 230 Misc 49 1660 347
Eastern Diesel (4) 553 Misc 245 455 MISC 194 534 MISC 241 403 Misc 185 327 Misc 140 2272 1005
Electric (2) 288 GR/CGR 13 279 TM 12 234 TM 14 258 TM 15 252 TM 14 1311 68
Northern Diesel (3) 423 TM & ECC 116 589 LOS 92 571 LOS 89 892 WCS 186 640 LOS 158 3115 641
Electric (2) 213 Misc 27 184 MISC 20 168 MISC 20 153 TM 21 143 TM 21 861 109
North Eastern Diesel (1) 509 NA   498 NA   320 TM 32 335 ECC 37 285 ECC 37 1947 106
North East Frontier Diesel (2) 176 NA   154 ECC 23 136 PP 21 127 PP 17 131 WCS 16 724 77
Southern Diesel (3) 140 WCS 14 172 HE 27 164 HE 11 194 HE 15 221 ECC 25 891 92
Electric (2) 135 TM & ECC 40 118 TM 20 56 Relay 8 60 Misc 9 92 TM 12 461 89
South Central Diesel (4) 98 ECC 69 215 ECC 95 627 ECC 56 604 ECC 77 525 ECC 53 2069 350
Electric (2) 282 MISC 65 180 MISC 43 210 MISC 65 185 Misc 47 176 Misc 59 1033 279
South Eastern Diesel (3) 126 ECC 32 1487 ECC 411 1784 ECC 497 1506 ECC 501 1132 ECC 353 6035 1794
Electric (3) 321 Misc 56 407 AM 40 458 Misc 72 391 Misc 34 415 Relay 45 1992 247
Western Diesel (2) 149 LOS 26 308 Others 115 421 Others 136 458 Others 215 342 Others 134 1678 626
Electric (2) 192 TM 29 211 TM 37 200 Misc 34 131 TM 20 95 PV 10 829 130
TOTAL Diesel (26) 3022   589 4620   1117 5231   1213 4940   1345 3962   1011 21775 5275
Electric (16) 1788   298 1659   228 1800   326 1497   207 1403   210 8147 1269

TM : Traction motor 287
AM :Auxillary motor 40
PV : Pneumatic Valve 48
LOS : Lube Oil System 365
ECC : Electrical / Control Circuit 2382
GR: 13
HE : Heat Exchanger 53
WCS : 216
Others : 600
Misc. : 2487
Relay : 53

Source:    Records of Loco Sheds



Data is taken from reports published by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, 2002.
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