Indian Railways turns to satellites for relief, catch wrongdoers; here is how
The MOU, signed between Ministry of Railways and ISRO, would also facilitate mutual cooperation in various phases. After development of GIS portal, it may be possible to identify new encroachment all around station by comparing the images of Satellite Imagery which are updated by ISRO after a regular interval, it added.
Indian Railways is planning to use GIS portal to observe and protect its large number of assets including land assets that need to be effectively monitored, managed and maintained. Image source: Reuters