Executive Chair Car with audio channels for recreation of passengers introduced on Western Railway - being further extended in other superfast trains.
Telephones on trial basis provided in Mumbai Rajdhani - Further extension under consideration.
Backlog of vacancies in RPF including SC/ST/OBC and general categories is to be cleared.
Lady constables are to be inducted.
Three special cells to monitor punctuality, catering, cleanliness and passenger amenities set up in Railway Board and Zonal Headquarters. A special cell to monitor functioning of these cells has been established in Minister's office. Members of Parliament and passengers can complain or give suggestions to this cell for prompt action.
Concession to licensed porters increased from 50% to 75% for travel in second/sleeper class to visit any place of their choice once a year.
One seat near the door in every second class compartment reserved for disabled/handicapped.
Additional Zones to be created with headquarters at Allahabad, Jaipur, Bangalore, Hazipur, Jabalpur and Bhubaneshwar.