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RPF disrupts 'Real Mango' software use for cornering confirmed railway tickets during pandemic

In a nationwide investigation, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Indian Railways has disrupted the operation of illegal software called “Real Mango” used for cornering confirmed railway reservation.

Sep 08, 2020, 19:13 PM IST

South Western Railway RPF bust major cross border gang of hackers and touts involved in e-ticketing

According to the Chief Public Relations Officer of South Western Railway, Hubballi, the illegal operators and hackers used Pakistani software to compromise the IRCTC Tatkal system to book reserved tickets, bypassing the Indian Railways as well as the bank security systems.

Sep 02, 2020, 00:56 AM IST

Delhi Police arrests man, posing as RPF constable, for smuggling cannabis

The man, identified as Rohit, was arrested on August 24 by the police at the New Delhi railway station with 72 kg of cannabis.

Aug 25, 2020, 17:30 PM IST

RPF busts major railway e-ticketing racket; kingpin traced to Dubai

The cash generated by selling e-tickets were routed to Dubai through Hawala network and used in anti-India activities. 

Jan 21, 2020, 16:08 PM IST

Railway police arrests lady thief in Delhi, jewellery worth Rs 2.5 lakh recovered

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) on Sunday nabbed a lady thief, disguised as a passenger, at Nizamuddin Railway Station and recovered stolen jewellery worth Rs 2.5 lakh from her.

Oct 06, 2019, 23:51 PM IST

Watch Satte Pe Satta, 13th August 2019

Chilling pictures of how flood across India has affected lives of people as well as animals, how an elderly couple fought of armed thieves and a sniffer dog from RPF was given an emotional farewell on its retirement.

Aug 13, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

RPF officer's letter alerts Railways staff on ‘emergency situation’ in Kashmir Valley

A letter purportedly issued by the office of the Senior Divisional Security Commissioner, Railway Protection Force (RPF), Srinagar, asking employees to stock ration and drinking water, not to keep their families in Kashmir, and to restrict leave due to the “emergency situation” has added to the fear and speculation in the Valley.

The Ministry of Railways immediately “revoked” the letter and said the officer “was not authorised to issue such a letter and did not have the approval of the competent authority to do so either”.

According to a clarification issued by the ministry, the Senior Divisional Security Commissioner of Firozpur Railway Division had proceeded on one-year study leave last week. The officer who issued the letter was “next in line” to occupy that post.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

Railway Police Force holds security review meeting in J&K's Budgam

According to sources, the meeting was held after specific reports from security agencies which predict the possibility of peace being compromised in the Valley in the near future. 

Jul 28, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

Watch: RPF personnel stop elderly man from committing suicide at Mumbai station

The entire incident was recorded on the CCTV camera installed at the Mumbai Central railway station. The video of the incident is now being shared on social media.

Jul 07, 2019, 21:25 PM IST

RPF arrests 387 touts across 141 cities in crackdown to check misuse of train e-ticketing and tatkal facilities

The RPF launched 'Operation Thunder' and conducted raids in 276 places across 141 cities.

Jun 14, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

Explosive substance found in train at Mumbai's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, bomb disposal squad called in

A bomb disposal squad was also called at the spot to ascertain the nature of the explosive and defuse them.

Jun 05, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

RPF rescues teen bound in chains on board Purushottam Express

Zee News' Piyush Mishra reports that the boy is reportedly in a state of shock and has not been replying to queries about how he ended up bound in chains on the train.

Aug 27, 2018, 08:54 AM IST

Watch: Mumbai man tries to commit suicide on rail track, rescued by commuters

A man, apparently troubled by some family problems, lied down on a railway track here, allegedly to commit suicide but his attempt was foiled by the alert commuters and a security force jawan.

Jul 31, 2018, 16:45 PM IST

Alert RPF constable saves woman from getting crushed under a train, Railway Minister calls it 'heroic'- Watch

Lauding the “heroic attempt” by the RPF constable, the Union Minister said that the “Railway family” was “working non stop to ensure safety and convenience of our passengers”.

Jul 25, 2018, 11:22 AM IST

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

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

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

Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express robbers will be nabbed soon: Indian Railways

Expressing concern for the passengers looted this morning in the Delhi-Patna Rajdhani Express, the Indian Railways has assured that the perpetrators would be nabbed at the earliest.

Apr 09, 2017, 15:46 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

Drive against touts, hawkers brought good results: WR

Udai Shukla, Inspector General of Railway Protection Force-cum-Chief Security Commissioner of WR, in a press conference today said that it hoped that the special drive of the RPF will succeed in creating long-lasting effect.

Jul 16, 2016, 01:01 AM IST