Indian Railway Launched Meri Saheli Initiative for Women Safety

Nidhi Gahlot | October 31st, 2020 . 1:12 am

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Indian Railways has launched a new initiative regarding the safety of women passengers who are traveling on the trains. The initiative is named ‘Meri Saheli’ and will aim at making women feel secure in trains.

Under this initiative, a team of women Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel will interact with the lady passengers (especially those who are traveling alone) at the originating stations. They will inform the passenger about the precautions and will collect the seat no. of that passenger. At the stopping station, the RPF personnel will also keep a watch on them and will also interact with the passenger in need.

At the destination station of the identified passengers, the RPF teams will collect feedbacks from them. The lady passengers can also Call on emergency number 182 if they feel any form of problem in the train coach.

The ‘Meri Saheli’ initiative has been launched by the Railway Protection Force (RPF) for the safety of the women passengers.

 

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