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Provision of CCTVs in Ladies Coaches of Suburban Trains from 02.10.2015

Central Railway has installed CCTV cameras with recorders in all Ladies compartments of o­ne Mail Line Suburban train o­n trial basis.

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PROVISION OF CCTVs  IN LADIES COACHES OF SUBURBAN TRAINS

Following a spate of crime offences by organised gangs as well as assaults, especially women, the issue of passenger safety is now the topic of debate among suburban train commuters in the city.

As a part of Railways’ constant endeavor to provide safe travelling experience, as announced by Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Central Railway has installed CCTV cameras with recorders in all Ladies compartments of o­ne Mail Line Suburban train o­n trial basis. This suburban train will be introduced in service from 2.10.2015.

The recorders installed have the capacity to store recording of 30 days, which can be utilized for analysis whenever required.

Further provision of CCTV cameras with recorders o­n 50 EMU coaches is planned during the current financial year.