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RPF/ER PROVIDING SECURITY TO THE PASSENGERS TIRELESSLY on 24X7 BASIS
Kolkata, August 9, 2022
Railway Protection Force (RPF)/Eastern Railway plays a pro-active role to provide all out security to the rail users ranging from rescuing teenaged boys & girls, arresting touts, recovering narcotics and left behind bags. Some of the recent incidents where RPF/ER made its commendable efforts are detailed as under:-
1.On 05.08.2022, under ‘Operation Nanhe Farishte’, officials of RPF South Post/Sealdah rescued a teenage girl from PF No. 19 of Sealdah Railway Station who was crying at Sealdah Railway Station and was in helpless condition. She is a school child and seems to be mentally disturbed. She was handed over to Child Line/Sealdah under due documentation for further disposal.
2.On 05.08.2022, under ‘Operation Yatri Suraksha’, officials of RPF Post/Jasidih & other deployed RPF for Shravani Mela duty have apprehended 01 criminal from Jasidih Railway Station and recovered 03 stolen Mobile Phones valued ₹10000/- from his possession. on interrogation, he accepted that he had stolen the cell phones from passengers in Train. The arrested person alongwith seized phones have been handed over to GRP/ Jasidih.
3.On 05.08.2022, under ‘Operation Upalabdh’, officials of RPF Post/Berhampore Court have arrested a tout from his shop-cum-travel agency and recovered 18 Nos old Railway Reservation E-Tickets of valued ₹41,310/- & other incriminating articles from his possession.
4.On 05.08.2022, under ‘Operation Upalabdh’, officials of RPF Post/Bhagalpur arrested a tout from Bhagalpur Railway Station & recovered 01 No. Railway Reservation Counter ticket valued ₹2150/-, 01 No. Railway Reservation E-ticket ₹1531/- & 12 nos. old Railway Reservation E-Tickets of value ₹18697/- with other incriminating articles from his possession.
5.On 04.08.2022, under ‘Operation Amanat’, acting on information of Security Control Room/Sealdah through “Rail Madad”, officials of RPF Post/Krishnanagar retrieved a left behind bag containing Laptop, cash , mobile charger, document, passenger belongings total valued ₹50,000/-from 31833 UP Sealdah-Krishnanagar Local at Krishnanagar Railway Station. Subsequently, on 05.08.2022 the bag was handed over to its owner after proper verification & documentation.
6.On 04.08.2022, under ‘Operation Satark’, officials of CPDS & RPF Central Post/Howrah has recovered unclaimed 40 Cartoons having 47600 Nos. small packets cigarette of different brand total valued ₹2564400/-. RPF Central Post/Howrah unloaded & seized the cartoons from 12304 DN Poorva Express at Howrah Railway Station.