• Liliana Sagbaicela, 40, was fortunate to survive being shoved onto the tracks
  • A mentally ill homeless man, Aditya Vemulapati, 24, was seen pushing her
  • The Brooklyn-based woman fell between the train wheels 
  • Sagbaicela, a housekeeper, said that she thought she had fainted and fallen 
  • The head of New York’s police union has called for police to be allowed to act
  • Patrick Lynch warned subway users to be on their guard 
  • Ridership is down 70 per cent yet violent incidents have increased