Security tightened throughout Delhi-Saharanpur railway route

Last Updated: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 14:42

Muzaffarnagar: In view of recent attacks on students in trains on the Delhi-Saharanpur route, security has been tightened, railway police said here on Friday.

CCTV cameras have been installed in trains along sensitive places of railway stations on the routes, Additional Director General of Police Railway, Mukul Goel told media here today.

Railway police and railway protection force personnel in plain clothes have been deployed, he said, adding that steps have been taken following incidents of beating of students of a particular community to create tension.

Videography has also been initiated to identify the culprits, Goel added.

It is learnt that Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband is concerned over the attack on its students in trains here and raised the incident with the state government and railway authority and sought security of its students.

PTI



First Published: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 14:42

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