The SER called South Eastern Railways has launched the project, “Operation my Saheli” to improve the security of women passengers in the train throughout the entire journey from the originating point to their destinations.
The pilot version of the project “Operation my Saheli” has been introduced in 3 trains from 18th September 2020.The introduced train names are Howrah-Yesvantpur Duronto Special, Howrah- Ahmedabad Special and Howrah-Mumbai Special.
No additional expenditure is provided by the Head of Railways The “Operation my Saheli” is executed under the Framework of “Nirbhaya Fund”.
Under this a team of Women Sub Inspectors briefed the women passengers on the safety precautions and provided emergency contact numbers.
The team will collect the information of the women passenger such as seat number and contact information and will remain in contact throughout the journey until arrival to her Destination.