11082 Railway Protection Force personnel of Northeast Frontier Railway are doing very commendable work. Recently they recovered many contraband items while performing duties.
On 06.08.2016, IPF/NewTinsukia, Niren Saikia and staff (under Tinsukia Division) detected 08 bundles parcel consignments at parcel office / New Tinsukia. The consignments were booked from Dimapur to New Tinsukia. on being suspicious about the consignment it was got checked by the Superintendent of Custom/Tinsukia and foreign made Cigerette (Ruili River Brand) was found inside the consignments. Value of the seized cigarette is Rs 2, 00,000/- (Approx).
On 08.08.2016, SI/A.James, ASI/A.K.Nath and staff of RPF Post Dimapur (under Lumding Division), while checking at Dimapur Railway Station, recovered one unclaimed bag near the Parcel office of Dimapur Railway Station. on checking the bag, four packets Ganja (20kgs) were found. Value of the recovered Ganja is Rs 1, 00,000/-(Approx). Subsequently the same was handed over to SDCPF/Dimapur who registered a case vide No- 03/UCL/NDPS/DMR/16-17 Dated-09.08.2016.
ASI/UK Limbu of RPF along with staff while on duty at Lumding detected on suspicious person namely Md. Mumma Uddin of Dimapur at Lumding Waiting hall. on being checked, Ativan tablets suspected to be used for drugging of passengers were seized from the person and the accused was handed over to GRP/Lumding for taking legal action.
Elsewhere also RPF is doing very good work. on 02.08.2016, SI/Ruby and staff of RPF/Kamakhya detected 2 ladies carrying about 150 lts of illicit liquor from train no 55801 worth about Rs. 6,000/-. Both the ladies with recovered liquor have been handed over to Inspector / Excise Pandu Circle for taking legal action.
On 09.08.2016, SI/A.K.Yadav and staff of RPF Post/Barsoi (under Katihar Division) recovered 36 bottles of wine from one of the coaches of train No-55728 Dn as unclaimed at platform no-1 of Barsoi Railway Station. Subsequently, the recovered property was handed over to OC/GRP/Barsoi. Value of the recovered property is Rs.5, 000/- (Approx).
On 09.08.2016, ASI/P.K.Yadav and staff of Purnea RPF post (under Katihar Division), recovered 10120 packets of Fair and Lovely pouch and 50kgs of betel nut from coach No-12346 of train No-13160 Dn at Forbesganj Railway Station as unclaimed. Value of the recovered property is Rs 16,000/- (approx).
On 10.08.2016, RPF Train Escort party of Rangiya Division namely H/C I.R. Choudhury with party while escorting train No. 15960 Dn (Kamrup Exp), recovered one trolley bag containing two packets Ganja weighing about 21 Kgs from the coach S/8 of the said train. The recovered Ganja was brought to Rangiya station and subsequently, handed over to the Superintendent of Custom, Rangiya. Value of the recovered Ganja is Rs 1, 05,000/-(Approx).
FAKE TRAVEL AGENT BUSTED BY RPF
On 05.08.2016, SI/Hojai, IPR Meena conducted drive against touting activities at PRS/Hojai. one person namely Sunil Kumar whoc is Govt School teacher was arrested with 4 railway ticketas of different destinations and Rs. 3600/- in cash. A case under section 143 of Indian Railway Act was registered with IPF/Chaparmukh.
In another incident, on 06.08.2016, owner of Vinayak Travel, 103 Kejriwal Complex, above Suman Hotel, S.J.Road, Athgaon, Shri Vinay joshi aged about 31 yrs was arrested during a drive by CIB. 12 tickets with PNR worth Rs. 22,707/- were recovered which were generated by using different personal IDs. one CPU, one cash memo book, one modem were also seized and a case under section 143 of Railway act has been registered.