Delhi, April 1 -- In an effort to provide a pleasing ride to women commuters, the interiors of two ladies coaches of the suburban trains of the Western Railway (WR) have been painted in a bright range of colours thanks to a project named 'Hamara Station-Hamari Shaan'. Sunil Nandgaonkar, a painter-cum-artist at the workshop, along with Vijay S. Rajpoot, dipped their paintbrushes in paint and gave the ladies coaches in two trains a distinctive (and happy) makeover.

The WR's air-conditioned trains' ladies compartments were previously painted a green with the image of a smiling woman to make it easy for women commuters to identify the coach. However, with the new facelift, the artwork ranges from birds singing on trees to dolphins jumping ou...