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RPF/ER PROVIDES ALL ROUND SECURITY TO THE PASSENGERS
Kolkata, November 20, 2022
Railway Protection Force (RPF)/Eastern Railway plays a pro-active role to provide all-round security on 24x7 basis to the rail users ranging from rescuing teenage boys & girls, arresting touts, recovering narcotics, unaccounted cash and left-behind bags. They have also made commendable works to extend guidance & assistance to the rail users besides their task of ensuring security to the passengers.
1.On 18.11.2022, under “Operation Nanhe Farishte”, officials of RPF Post/Asansol (West) rescued one teenage boy who was roaming aimlessly at Asansol Railway Station. on enquiry, it was found that he fled away from home due to family discord and was handed over to Child Line/Asansol under due documentation for further disposal. on the same day, officials of RPF Post/Saktigarh rescued one minor boy from Saktigarh Railway Station. He mistakenly came at Saktigarh Railway Station and was also handed over to Child Line/Barddhaman under due documentation for further disposal.
2.On 18.11.2022, under “Operation Mahila Suraksha”, officials of RPF/ER arrested 31 persons who were travelling in compartment reserved for Ladies and they were prosecuted under the provision of Railway Act.
3.On 18.11.2022, under “Operation Satark”, officials of RPF Post/Howrah (North) arrested a male person who was carrying a bag in a suspicious manner at PF No. 09 of Howrah Railway Station and recovered Cash ₹ 3520000/- from his possession. The arrested person with recovered Cash was handed over to Income Tax Department/Kolkata under due documentation for further disposal.
4.On 18.11.2022 under “Operation Amanat”, acting on information through Rail Madad, officials of RPF Post/Sealdah (Main) retrieved a left behind bag containing a mobile and medicines total valued ₹ 50000/- from Train No. 03196 DN (Lalgola-Sealdah Local) at Sealdah Railway Station. The retrieved bag was handed over to its owner after proper verification & documentation. on 19.11.2022, under the same operation, acting on information of Security Control /Howrah through Rail Madad, officials of RPF Post Howrah South retrieved a left behind bag containing one Laptop of HP company with charger, one hard disk, one Mobile Phone of Apple Company, some valuable documents total valued Rs. 130000/- from train No. 12246 UP (Howrah-Duranto Express) at Howrah Railway Station. The recovered items were handed over to the rightful owner after proper verification & documentation.