Sabarmati WDG 4 makes a sudden appearance !!
A Light WDG 4 from Diesel Loco Shed, Sabarmati (SBI) in Elegant Long Hood front Mode rushes for further duties !!
Sabarmati Locomotives are popularly known as "Gir Lions" on account of the Logo which is used by the Shed. The Logo depicts a Lion from the Famous Sasan Gir Forest which is situated in Gujarat.
Sasan Gir Forest National Park is a wild life sanctuary situated in Gujarat. It is the sole home of the Asiatic lions (Panthera leo persica) and is considered to be one of the most important protected areasin Asia due to its supported species. The ecosystem of Gir, with its diverse flora and fauna, is protected as a result of the efforts of the government forest department, wildlife activists and NGOs.