Railway commuters on the Western Railway suburban system will soon be able to locate any train in real-time using its mobile phone app called Digital Interface of Stations for Help and Amenities or Disha.

According to the Western Railway (WR) officials, Disha, which was launched in February will receive two new features -- the live update of the trains and timetable of the suburban trains.

Presently along with providing general railway information, Disha also offers railway commuters the assistance of locating an automated ticket vending machine (ATVM), auto/taxi stands, booking windows, bus stands, divyang window, enquiry counters, entry and exit points, subway locations etc. The mobile App will also provide station-wise data of tickets sold, no of passengers per station, nearby refreshment outlets, ATMs, Railway Protection Force and Government Railway Police posts etc.

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