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Railways plans to install ‘panic button’ in trains for women safety

Railways plans to install ‘panic button’ in trains for women safety

Railways plans to install ‘panic button’ in trains for women safety With a view to strengthen security of women passengers in trains, the North Eastern Railway (NER) plans to deploy women police personnel on trains during night hours as well as install ‘panic buttons’ in coaches. Since the railways is focussing on “women and child safety” this year, it plans deployment of women police personnel in sub-urban trains during night hours besides recruitment of women in the RPF among others, chief PRO of NER, Sanjay Yadav told. With reports of mishappenings with women travelling alone in trains, the railways also ...

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