The initiative has helped Railways save nearly Rs 1 crore by minimising the usage of water and new construction materials.
These devices have an added advantage of resetting itself to ON and OFF as per the Sunrise and Sunset based on the Longitude and Latitude of the location.
According to a railway source, the incident happened at 2:40 pm after the MEMU train crossed Yeliyur railway station and was heading towards Mandya.
The long-planned Foot Over Bridge (FOB) that could connect the railway station and the Metro on one end, an eight-year-old demand, is yet to see any physical progress.
A 21-year-old rule was amended and an order issued by the Railway Board on May 25 to this effect.
In a move that is already drawing criticism, the Bengaluru Railway Division on Wednesday announced a stoppage of 3 hours and 20 minutes for a MEMU special that will depart from Dharmavaram.
Trains are a popular mode of advertising for the outdoor advertising industry.
Four lakh people, mostly IT professionals commuting to Whitefield from Bengaluru daily, expected to benefit.