Tag: RPF

Girl brutally gangraped near Habibganj Railway Station, Police was reluctant to register FIR

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: A 19-year-old girl, preparing for the UPSC exam, was gangraped by four men near the busy Habibganj railway station in the State capital on Tuesday. According to available reports the victim, daughter of an RPF man was beaten up, tied and dragged near a drain and gangraped by four men. Three of

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IPS postings and cadre management leave much to be desired in Madhya Pradesh

Lalit Shastri The cadre management of an all-India Service like the Indian Police Service and the placement and postings of top-most and senior officials belonging to this elite service leaves much to be desired in Madhya Pradesh. This is the inference even a rank outsider would draw if one were to take a close look

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Railway Protection Force: How a young girl was rescued from the clutches of Maoists

Newsroom24x7 Desk How a 13 year old girl was abducted by Maoists from a predominently tribal area of Jhakhand State and rescued  by the Railway Protection Force is a leading example of service to humankind. We are reproducing the story behind the entire rescue as naratted by Madhup Mohta. It has gone viral on social

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Passenger’s murder at Bhopal railway station puts RPF in the dock

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: The Railway Protection Force, which has been given the additional responsibility of protecting the passengers and passenger areas, that is the railway platforms, on the recommendation of the High Level committee on Security of Railways with the amendment of the RPF Act, 1957 and the Railways Act, 1989 in 2003, seems to

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Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister, wife looted in train

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister and his wife Jayant and Sudha Malaiya were robbed in the AC coach of Jabalpur-Nizamuddin Express during the intervening night of March 18 and 19. They were travelling to Delhi The robbers, about a dozen in number, looted the minister and his wife of cash and jewellery at

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Indian Railways: Move is on to give policing powers to RPF against letter and spirit of Constitution

Lalit Shastri The Railway Board and a number of authorities at the Government of India level are determined to undermine the country’s federal structure and also the letter and spirit of the Constitution of India as there is a concerted move in recent years to supplant the Government Railway Police (GRP) with Railway Protection Force

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