Delhi University has introduced a helpline to offer free counselling sessions to students and faculty members of various colleges which will help them to cope up with the professional and personal stress.
The All India Railway Helpline number 1512, which will help train passengers to register their complaints with police while travelling anywhere in the country, was on Friday launched here by Union Minister Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary.
Posters questioning the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government's claim of arresting and suspending several officials for their involvement in corruption have reportedly surfaced at various bus stops in the national capital.
Deployment of additional police, anti eve-teasing teams and emergency response vehicles are some of the fresh steps taken for the safety and security of girl students in Delhi University, the Delhi Police has told the Home Ministry.
Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to send an alarm to the nearest railway station in times of distress.
An increase in the number of cases of abuse and neglect of senior citizens in Goa has forced the state police to start a special helpline for their aid in a state which is often referred to as a beach paradise and India's party capital.
Asserting that the Congress leadership is fully with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir during this unprecedented disaster, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad today underlined the need to operationalise helplines for relieving the flood victims of psychological stress.
Telangana Government on Tuesday asked the district collectors to find out if anybody from the state is stranded in strife-torn Iraq and has also set up a helpline to provide assistance to families of such people.