Pregnant woman falls from local train, female cop rushes to her aid

For Mumbaikars, taking the local train to work is a daily affair. But even this task which is supposed to be mundane is fraught with risk. This is illustrated in a recent incident which took place where in a pregnant commuter fell down from a moving train

Pregnant woman falls from local train, female cop rushes to her aidOn Wednesday, September 26, around 10 a.m. in the morning, a pregnant woman boarded the Andheri-Churchgate local. After the train crossed Khar station, she came forward toward to disembark at the next station. All of a sudden she felt dizzy and feel down from the running train. A female police constable who was travelling with […]

Set-up toilets in ladies compartment in local trains, demands Shiv Sena MP

Female commuters often face difficulties in finding a toilet in public places and even if they manage to find one, the condition of that toilet is far from useable. The toilets at railway stations are not adequately maintained and women avoid using them. Can toilets on local trains be the solution?

Set-up toilets in ladies compartment in local trains, demands Shiv Sena MPA Shiv Sena MP from South Mumbai, Arvind Sawant has written a letter to the union minister for railways, Piyush Goyal. His demand is to set-up toilets in ladies compartment of Mumbai’s suburban local trains. Rail Minister, Piyush Goyal has responded to this saying, “The above-mentioned letter has been sent to the concerned directorate for […]

Mumbai: Commuter falls off from moving train, in critical condition

A 23-year-old girl is in critical condition after she fell in the gutter from a moving train between Sion and Matunga on Thursday morning. The incident took place when the girl was travelling on the footboard and was going to college to give her masters exam

Mumbai: Commuter falls off from moving train, in critical conditionAccording to the Dadar GRP officers, a passenger named Tara approached them at 10 am and informed them about a woman who had fallen off the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) train between Sion and Matunga stations. The constable, Kiran Joy, rushed to the spot and found a woman’s purse on the track. She followed […]