On the list is also a system to monitor real-time CCTV footage on board trains
The Western Railway has developed natural water coolers, with zero electric consumption, each at a cost of ₹1.25 lakh.
The North Central Railway has developed a vehicular system for ultrasonic flaw detection of rails.
The Railway Board has decided to implement 20 innovations by its employees to make train journeys safer and improve passenger comfort – such as a bell warning to alert travellers minutes before a train departs, real-time CCTV monitoring inside coaches, printing of unreserved tickets through mobile applications – on a mass scale.
While most of the 20 innovations are aimed at technical improvements to boost safety, some of the innovations are also directed at passenger comfort.