Railway Protection Force

RPF constable's gun goes off in Kolkata metro station, 3 injured

RPF constable's gun goes off in Kolkata metro station, 3 injured

The incident occurred at the Dumdum Metro railway station premises on Friday afternoon, Kolkata police said.

Jun 09, 2018, 00:34 AM IST
RPF constable saves woman from sexual assault in Chennai train, to be awarded

RPF constable saves woman from sexual assault in Chennai train, to be awarded

The award is given to the member of the force who has either shown exceptional courage, skill or bravery exhibited conspicuous devotion to duty as a member of the Force.

May 10, 2018, 23:34 PM IST
Alert RPF cop saves woman from rape attempt on Chennai local train

Alert RPF cop saves woman from rape attempt on Chennai local train

He overpowered her assaulter and got her to a hospital for first aid.

Apr 24, 2018, 20:56 PM IST
Indian Railways receive over 2 crore job applications for 1 lakh openings

Indian Railways receive over 2 crore job applications for 1 lakh openings

The online exam will be held for about 90,000 posts in group C and group D and for 9,500 openings in the Railway Protection Force.

Mar 26, 2018, 20:59 PM IST
WATCH: Brave RPF constable saves boy from getting crushed under train in Mumbai

WATCH: Brave RPF constable saves boy from getting crushed under train in Mumbai

The boy was stuck in the narrow gap between the train and the platform.

Feb 05, 2018, 09:05 AM IST
MPs' luggage stolen from 1st class compartment, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal says he's 'helpless'

MPs' luggage stolen from 1st class compartment, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal says he's 'helpless'

Piyush Goyal said the government is planning to set up nearly two million CCTV cameras which will cover passenger trains, railway stations, railway offices and colonies in the country.

Jan 05, 2018, 21:48 PM IST

Western Railway's RPF launches app for women's safety

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Western Railway (WR) has developed and introduced a mobile application for the security of women commuters travelling between Churchgate and Virar suburban railway stations.

Nov 03, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
Angry commuters halt movement of Mumbai suburban trains

Angry commuters halt movement of Mumbai suburban trains

Scores of enraged commuters on Saturday halted the movement of suburban train services at the Naigaon station to press for various demands, a Western Railway official said.

Oct 07, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Railways flexi fare scheme likely to be tweaked: Piyush Goyal

Railways flexi fare scheme likely to be tweaked: Piyush Goyal

The scheme, launched on September 9 last year and applicable to premium trains such as the Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto, allows 10 percent of the seats to be sold at normal fare and thereafter increasing it in phases by 10 percent with every 10 percent of berths sold, with a ceiling of a 50 percent rise.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
19,952 jobs in Indian Railways: RPF Recruitment 2017; check indianrailways.gov.in

19,952 jobs in Indian Railways: RPF Recruitment 2017; check indianrailways.gov.in

The Ministry of Railways has invited recruitment application process for 19,952 vacancies with the Railway Protection Force (RPF).

Aug 25, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

Maharashtra: Huge cache of explosives, detonators seized from Thane, 3 detained

Three people were detained today after a a joint raid in which police recovered huge cache of explosives in a scrap yard​ in Mumbra-Kausa area of Thane district in Maharashtra.

Aug 07, 2017, 17:22 PM IST

Maharashtra: Man arrested for raping grand-daughter

The 18-year-old survivor, who lived with her parents at Jaipur in Rajasthan, had come to Badlapur last month to stay with her grandparents for some time, Badlapur (East) police station's senior inspector D P Rajbhoj said on Thursday.

Jul 06, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
How RPF constables saved passenger from being run over by local train in Mumbai - WATCH

How RPF constables saved passenger from being run over by local train in Mumbai - WATCH

In an act of bravery, two Railway Protection Force (RPF) constables on Wednesday saved a commuter from being run over by a local train in Mumbai.

Apr 12, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
Robbers loot passengers aboard Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express in Bihar; seven RPF personnel suspended

Robbers loot passengers aboard Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express in Bihar; seven RPF personnel suspended

A gang on Sunday morning at a gunpoint looted passengers of cash and valuables aboard the prestigious New Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express in Buxar district.

Apr 09, 2017, 21:07 PM IST

RPF intelligence gathering to be strengthened to prevent sabotage

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) will strengthen its intelligence network in coordination with central and state agencies to foil attempts on sabotaging railway operations.

 

Apr 01, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
One RPF jawan shot dead, another injured in a train in Bihar; INSAS rifles looted

One RPF jawan shot dead, another injured in a train in Bihar; INSAS rifles looted

The jawans, identified as Abhishek Singh and Nandlal Yadav were rushed to a hospital, where Singh was declared dead. 

May 14, 2016, 08:16 AM IST

App for female commuters' safety launched

 Female train commuters in distress can now seek immediate police assistance at the touch of a button -- courtesy a mobile app launched here on Friday by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.

Aug 21, 2015, 19:12 PM IST

Conviction rate in crimes in CR's Mumbai division falls steeply

The conviction rate in theft cases of railway properties has witnessed a steep fall in Mumbai Division of Central Railway (CR), according to official data.

Aug 20, 2015, 14:42 PM IST
Bomb hoax call at Ambala Cantt Railway station

Bomb hoax call at Ambala Cantt Railway station

A phone call in the wee hours on Wednesday about bombs allegedly planted at Ambala Cantt Railway station here sent security agencies into a tizzy, who later found it was a hoax.

Aug 05, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

RPF constables beat labourer to death, injure two others

Railway Protection Force (RPF) constables picked up three labourers on the suspicion that they were involved in a theft and allegedly thrashed them, leaving one of them dead and two others seriously injured.

Jun 26, 2015, 14:15 PM IST

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