Woman harassed inside moving local train


Howrah: A woman was allegedly harassed inside a moving local train on Thursday as it was to arrive at Howrah Station on Thursday. The incident occurred inside the Paskura-Howrah down local train. It was alleged that a youth entered the ladies compartment of the train and passed lewd comments on the women and harassed them and fled from the train as it was entering the station.

The incident has once again raised questions on the safety of women travelling in local trains. A complaint has been lodged in this regard with the Howrah GRP. Police have started an investigation into the incident.