RPF man saves woman from being run over by train

The heroic act of a member of the Railway Police (RPF) on Saturday saved an elderly woman, who was trying to cross railway tracks, from being run over by a train at Lalitpur in Uttar Pradesh.

The entire incident was captured by a CCTV camera on the platform.

The video of the incident was shared by the Ministry of Railways while praising RPF personnel for their quick response.

“The woman’s life was saved thanks to the speed of the RPF personnel. An elderly woman crossing the track at Lalitpur Railway Station of Jhansi Division was rescued by railway security personnel stationed there,” the ministry said in a tweet.

Through the tweet, the ministry urged passengers to use the foot on deck to step onto platforms.

The video shared by the ministry has garnered over 80,400 views since it was posted yesterday.

One user wrote, “Can we have a long term solution to this problem. We are losing precious lives as I understand there are limits to the costs you can spend, but can we brainstorm solutions.

WATCH the video below:

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