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Railways plans to use face recognition technology to identify criminals


The national transporter’s security arm, the Railway Protection Force (RPF), aims to link the facial recognition system (FRS) with existing databases such as the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network & Systems (CCTNS) to identify criminals who may be prowling railway stations.

india Updated: Nov 11, 2019 07:49 IST

The Indian Railways plan to use FRS for security purposes caused such concerns to resurface.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Indian Railways is planning a complete overhaul of security at railway stations through the use of facial recognition technology backed by artificial intelligence to identify and nab criminals, a proposal which, one ...


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