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All-woman staff to manage Metro station from today

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

An all-woman staff will manage the of the Railway here from today to mark the International Women's Day, a spokesperson said here.

From the booking counter staff, station masters, RPF personnel, cleaning staff and technical persons will all be women, spokesperson said.

"We chose Netaji Bhavan (erstwhile Bhawanipur station) as the country's first underground Metro service commenced from this station," she said.

The Metro service started in the stretch of Bhawanipur station to Esplanade on October 24, 1984.

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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 18:15 IST