‘Mobile Police Stations’ in select trains of S Railway

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 16:00

Ramanathapuram: With reports of increasing
number of thefts in trains and inability of the passengers to
give complaints, railway police has introduced `Mobile Police
Stations` in Sethu and Nellai Express trains where complaints
would be received and acknowledgements be given.

"This is being done to fix responsibility on the Railway
Police also", Railway sources said.

The police station would be consisted of a sub-inspector,
head constable and four constables, railway sources said.

After receiving complaints, FIR would be registered in
the nearest police station. Tamil Nadu railway police would
also follow up complaints on crimes including theft and
robbery, the sources said.

"Our objective is to prevent the crimes in trains", the
sources said.

Passengers would also be informed of the progress of the
investigation, the sources said.

PTI



First Published: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 16:00

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