Home Ministry to Support Railway Ministry’s Proposals on Strengthening Security of Passengers: Rajnath Singh
Meeting of all State Police Chiefs to be Convened to Discuss Security Issues on Railway Network
RPF Personnel to be Imaprted Training on Behavioral Issues
Special Recoginition to be Given to RPF Personnel for Exemplary Work
The Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu said that the security of Railways means security of millions of common people who travel in the train and hence it is an important responsibility. The Minister pointed out that he is aware of difficult conditions and circumstances in which Railway Protection Force (RPF) and General Railway Police (GRP) personnel have to perform. He said that there is a need for seamless security arrangement for the travelling people. Shri Suresh Prabhu said that a meeting of all Heads of Police of all the States Governments has been convened in Delhi on 15th January, 2015 to discuss the best security arrangements for the travelling public and wok won a mechanism to ensure effective security. This meeting will also be addressed by the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh.