Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Railways
25-February-2011 14:39 IST
All India Security Helpline to Become Operational
An All India Security Helpline on a single number has been set up to facilitate railway passenger security and is likely to become operational this year. This was announced by the Minister for Railways, Mamata Banerjee in Parliament today. The Minister said a comprehensive bill has been drafted to empower Railway Protection Force (RPF) to deal with passenger related offences and it is likely to be placed before Parliament soon.