This is the second such initiative this year.
Over 14 CCTVs have been recently installed near the Dadar station (east), to monitor people and events.
Soon after the pilot, WR extended the facility to Bandra, Dadar and Vasai Road stations.
WR is already buying power from Gujarat for its long-distance trains.
The new Bombardier rakes are expected to be commissioned next month.
The checks will be conducted at suburban stations, including those serving long distance passenger trains.
The Railway Board has allocated over Rs 7 crore to the Mumbai division to carry out work of ISS at stations.
A total of 3, 000 coin/cash operated ATVMs will be purchased across the Indian Railways.
To improve safety of passengers, I propose to bring in the technology both in main line and suburban coaches: D V Sadananda Gowda
Rs 60,000-cr high-speed corridor to benefit 15,000 daily commuters
Akshara, which will begin the campaign across 26 bus depots from July 10.
An A1 category railway station has an annual passenger earning of more than Rs 50 crore.
Apart from funds it is the quantum of work which, the railways feel, is going to take a lot of time.
Flooding of tracks at these locations is a prime concern, said officials.
Trains on the Up and Down slow tracks of the main line were non-functional from 11.30 am to 2 pm.
Till June 24, there were 704 facilitators, of which 604 were railway employees.
Biju Dominic, who calls himself a behaviour architect, offers uncommon solutions to common problems like reducing trespassing deaths at suburban railway tracks.
According to sources, the Board has observed that employees working as facilitators tend to compromise on their own work.
The latest hike will only partially help the suburban railways, which still faces mounting losses because of massive subsidy in passenger fares, says Priyal Dave
Report says only those earning less than Rs 5,000 per month to be hit by the fare hike.
Mumbai suburban railway's Monthly Season Ticket passes to cost double. Revision starts from June 25.
It was during the four-minute travel between Koparkhairane and Ghansoli railway stations that the duo murdered Jadhav, said railway police.
The second class monthly season ticket fare of suburban and non-suburban rails will be charged on the basis of 30 single journeys instead of 15.
The project will be difficult to execute as the Oval Maidan Virar corridor is adjacent to the existing suburban corridor.
The RPF also sought a similar proposal for Asangaon and Badlapur railway stations.
The second 18-month study by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will cover alignment, stations, cost of the project, funding options. It is expected to be completed by June 2015.
The 15-car local is undergoing overhaul, replacement rake has no women compartments with suitable grab poles.
The motorman took over as the pilot of the fast train at Kalyan railway station at 5.09pm.
‘Pranaam’ guest service used by nearly 500 international & domestic passengers from February-May this year.
At Mira Road, a man attacked her with a stick and hit her repeatedly on the head.
RPF officers, most of the minors were found travelling or performing stunts in compartments reserved for women on trains running on Harbour Line.
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The woman was travelling alone in S3 coach of 19019 Dehradun Express with an unauthorised ticket on December 8 last year.
The number of unauthorised travelers increased to 26,433 in 2013.
Of the 20 locations, 10 are on Central Railway (CR), four on Western Railway (WR) and five on Harbour and one on Trans Harbour line.
Subhash Mehta used Google to locate the address of a private company mentioned on the only sheet of paper inside the bag.