Security Systems to be introduced in Cities’ Public Transportation for Women Safety!
Good News for women, a new system for the safety of women is to come soon in our public transportation system! Central Government has approved the plans to establish CCTV and GPS system inside public transportation facilities like bus, train etc for the safety of women. Rupees 1405 crores have been earmarked for the establishment of this project.
The aim of this project is the safety of women. The system will assist in reaching help to women in danger. A fund named “Nirbhaya” was established in memory of the girl who died after the cruel gang rape inside a running bus in Delhi in December 2012. The Nirbhaya Fund is finally utilised with the implementation of security systems inside the public transportation, this project will be implemented in 53 cities in two years.
During the first phase of this project, the security systems will be established in 32 cities and later on in 21 cities. Let’s see how far this project is going to help women in the future!