Published on 19/05/2017 10:50:45 AM | Source: Dion Global Solutions Ltd

Railways considering ideas to improve its security: Reports

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Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has said that he has stressed the need for safety and security on the Indian Railways and he is mulling ideas from stakeholders for improving security across its network.

Commenting on the issue, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu told the media, "In India, there are various vulnerable sections in our network. The railways is looking at ideas from different stakeholders for improving security." “There were a lot of challenges that the railways faced to ensure safe and secure running of trains across the country.

The railways is now putting more emphasis on intelligence gathering and forensic issues,” he added. The minister further said that additional measures were being taken to improve security of women passengers on trains.