Free Press Journal
  • Train through naxal area becomes second one to have sanitary pad vending machine

    New Delhi: The Hirakhand Express, running through Naxal-affected tribal areas of Orissa, Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, will be the second train after the premium Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express to have a sanitary pad vending machine onboard. Earlier, in March, Western Railway installed such a dispenser in the Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express expanding the Railway Ministry’s efforts to provide such machines at every station.

  • First ALL-WOMEN COMMANDO TEAM DEPLOYED IN Naxal AREA

    New Delhi : For the first time in the country’s history, a special squad of women troops has been deployed deep inside jungles to undertake active and prolonged operations against Naxalites. With the induction of these CRPF commandos in their trademark camouflaged ‘Khaki’ uniform, India has become one of those few countries to deploy women personnel in live combat situations in one of the most violent and high threat theatres of conflict.