RPF/ER RECOVERED 22.5 KG SILVER ORNAMENTS VALUED RS. 8.76 LAKHS FROM 03071 HOWRAH – JAMALPUR EXPRESS SPECIAL
Kolkata, May 5, 2021:
On 3.5.2021, information was received by RPF/Sahibganj regarding carrying & transporting of illegal silver in 03071 Howrah – Jamalpur Express Special in coach no. S-4 from Howrah to Bhagalpur. The source has provided the photo of the suspected person with details of his clothing, luggage etc. A team was formed by RPF/ER for conducting search & raid.
The person has changed his clothing for hiding his identity. At 4.30 hrs. when the train reached Pirpainti Railway station, the team noticed that the suspected person was travelling in berth no. 56 in S-4 coach. The said person was detained. on checking two bags, 22.4 KG of silver ornaments valued Rs.8.76 lakhs with fake invoices were recovered. The person was handed over to State GST, Bhagalpur for necessary legal action.