The Railways has determined to extend the variety of CCTV cameras and baggage scanners at essential stations like Ayodhya, Varanasi, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, and Lucknow to tighten safety.
The CCTV cameras may even be put in at small railway stations and halts throughout the state.
These selections had been taken at the ninth quarterly seminar of the State Stage Railway Safety Committee (SLSCR) held on Wednesday. The seminar focussed on enhancement of safety and it concluded below the chairmanship of Vijay Kumar, DGP, Uttar Pradesh at Signature Constructing in Lucknow.
The seminar holds relevance within the wake of the latest assault on a lady constable at Saryu Categorical on August 30.
Jai Narayan Singh, extra director normal of police, Railways, Uttar Pradesh and nodal officer, SLSCR who was additionally current together with different senior officers emphasised on conducting mock drills at stations.
The ADGP additionally laid stress on the built-in safety system at all railway stations and set up of safety gear like CCTVs and so on. in massive numbers below the Nirbhaya Fund, and conducting periodic safety audits of the safety plan made for the safety of essential institutions of the Railways.
Prevention of stone pelting on trains and safety of railway tracks was one of many highlights of the seminar the place mutual coordination with RPF, GRP/District Police was sought.
Detailed discussions had been held relating to checks on terrorist actions, incidents inflicting injury to railway tracks, motion of medicine/explosive substances, human trafficking, and counterfeit forex/gold smuggling. In-depth dialogue relating to police verification of contractual railway staff, eradicating unlawful distributors, safety of girls and strict vigil to stop crime towards girls had been additionally mentioned.