The Central Railway is in the process of installing an integrated security system at Nagpur Railway station that will detect the faces of “wanted criminals”, and send alerts to security personnel at platforms
“A modern integrated security system is being set up at the Nagpur station which will have a software to detect the criminals entering the premises immediately and help the security personnel to act quickly,” Divisional Railway Manager of Central Railway, Nagpur Division, Brijesh Dixit told reporters
The system would have powerful CCTV cameras which will be able to capture live images from various angles and locations of the station
Senior Divisional Security Commissioner Ibrahim Sheriff said 35 cases of crime were registered last year and Rs 6.18 lakh recovered while 64 criminals were arrested. About 145 cases were submitted to Railway Claims Tribunal.