The Gandhi Nagar railway station in Jaipur became the country's first major railway station to be fully-managed by women.
Gandhi Nagar is an important railway station in Jaipur situated on the Jaipur-Delhi rail route with more than 50 trains passing through the station out of which 25 halting at the station. The station has a footfall of more than 7,000 passengers every day.
There are 40 women staff at the station beside women personnel of the railway protection force have been deployed at the station.
- A step towards empowering women- the all-woman managed railway station, will surely set an example for women across the country that they can independently handle a major railway station.