Articles about Railway Police

Coronavirus-positive woman returns from UK, flees Delhi, reaches Andhra Pradesh

24 Dec 2020

Coronavirus-positive woman returns from UK, flees Delhi, reaches Andhra Pradesh

Defying the rules set by the Indian government, an Anglo-Indian woman traveled to Andhra Pradesh from Delhi, where she was to remain in an isolation center.

IITian, arrested for 'Tatkal' booking app, wants to help IRCTC

19 Nov 2020

IITian, arrested for 'Tatkal' booking app, wants to help IRCTC

Earlier last month, the Railway Police Force had arrested a software developer from his home in Tirupur, Tamil Nadu, for creating two railway ticketing applications.

2 AC coaches of Jammu-Delhi Duronto Express looted by men

17 Jan 2019

2 AC coaches of Jammu-Delhi Duronto Express looted by men

In a shocking incident, two AC coaches of the Jammu-Delhi Duronto Express were looted by armed men in the early hours of Thursday, at the outskirts of Delhi.

UP: Mob, upset with delay, pelts stones at Shatabdi Express

24 Dec 2018

UP: Mob, upset with delay, pelts stones at Shatabdi Express

On Sunday, passengers aboard the Delhi-Lucknow Shatabdi Express experienced an untoward incident after stones were pelted at the train near Rura Railway halt in Kanpur dehat.

New-born, who was strangled, flushed down train's toilet, miraculously lives

23 Dec 2018

New-born, who was strangled, flushed down train's toilet, miraculously lives

On Saturday, the sweepers in Amritsar were shocked to see a new-born baby flushed down one of the toilets of Howrah Express, which they were cleaning.

Fire breaks out in coach of Kalka-Howrah train, no casualties

27 Nov 2018

Fire breaks out in coach of Kalka-Howrah train, no casualties

A fire broke out in the front coach of Kalka-Howrah train today, however, no one was injured.

#AmritsarTrainTragedy: Train driver says he was given green signal

20 Oct 2018

#AmritsarTrainTragedy: Train driver says he was given green signal

In the aftermath of the tragic Amritsar accident that killed 60 people, the driver of the train responsible was detained and questioned by the Punjab and the Railway police.

Mumbai: IBM techie dies while boarding a local train

10 Oct 2018

Mumbai: IBM techie dies while boarding a local train

A software engineer, working with IBM, was crushed under a Mumbai local train after he lost his balance while boarding it.

1,495 children stranded in TN railway stations rescued this year

08 Oct 2018

1,495 children stranded in TN railway stations rescued this year

A total of 1,495 children stranded in various railway stations in Tamil Nadu have been rescued and handed over to their parents this year, as against 1,940 last year, Assistant DGP (Railways) C Sylendra Babu said today.

RPF rescues over 30 children per day from railway premises

30 Sep 2018

RPF rescues over 30 children per day from railway premises

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has rescued more than 30 children per day between January 2017 and August 2018, compared to less than 20 a day in three immediate years before 2017.

UP: Man arrested for stabbing, robbing college Principal in train

28 Sep 2018

UP: Man arrested for stabbing, robbing college Principal in train

The Railway Police has arrested a man for allegedly stabbing and robbing a 45-year-old Principal in a train in Shamli district, Uttar Pradesh.

RPF proposes 3-year jail term for eve-teasing aboard trains

23 Sep 2018

RPF proposes 3-year jail term for eve-teasing aboard trains

Eve-teasing and harassing a woman on board a train could soon lead to a jail term of three years for the offender, according to a set of new provisions proposed by RPF for inclusion in Railway Act.

TN: College student climbs atop train, touches live wire, dies

08 Sep 2018

TN: College student climbs atop train, touches live wire, dies

A college student died of electrocution today after he climbed atop a train in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu and touched the electric wire above it, police said.

Mumbai: 17 killed in mishaps on WR, CR rail divisions

07 Sep 2018

Mumbai: 17 killed in mishaps on WR, CR rail divisions

Seventeen persons were killed Thursday in separate mishaps on Mumbai's suburban network of Western and Central Railways, the railway police said.

1,400 male passengers arrested for traveling in ladies coaches: Railways

14 Aug 2018

1,400 male passengers arrested for traveling in ladies coaches: Railways

Nearly 1,400 male passengers were arrested by the Railway Police Force (RPF) this year for traveling in ladies compartments across Northern Railway (NR), Indian Railways said today.

Passenger's tweet saves 26 minor girls from being trafficked

07 Jul 2018

Passenger's tweet saves 26 minor girls from being trafficked

Thanks to a tweet by a passenger, 26 underage girls who were being trafficked via the Muzaffarpur-Bandra Awadh Express were rescued by the GRP and the RPF.

Railways announces 9,744 vacancies for RPF constable/sub-inspector posts

22 May 2018

Railways announces 9,744 vacancies for RPF constable/sub-inspector posts

The Indian Railways has announced 9,744 vacancies for the posts of RPF constable and RSPF Sub Inspector (SI).

Aligarh: 2 Patients tied to hospital-bed in absence of safeguards

31 Mar 2018

Aligarh: 2 Patients tied to hospital-bed in absence of safeguards

In a rather shocking revelation, two patients were found tied to the hospital beds in AMU's Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College's emergency ward.

Unemployment's ugly side: 1 lakh Railways jobs, 2 crore applicants

29 Mar 2018

Unemployment's ugly side: 1 lakh Railways jobs, 2 crore applicants

The Indian Railways have confirmed that they have received 2 crore applications for 1 lakh job openings. The number is expected to increase further as the last day to submit applications is March 31.

Bhopal: Man kicks stranger out of train for no reason

19 Feb 2018

Bhopal: Man kicks stranger out of train for no reason

In a shocking incident, a man in Bhopal kicked a stranger out of a moving train without any apparent reason.

Train passenger gets punished for snoring too loudly

15 Feb 2018

Train passenger gets punished for snoring too loudly

In a strange incident, a man on-board a long-distance train was "punished" by fellow passengers on Thursday for snoring too loudly.

Kolkata: Men harass mother-daughter on train; force them to jump-off

13 Nov 2017

Kolkata: Men harass mother-daughter on train; force them to jump-off

A 40-year-old woman and her 15-year-old daughter were forced to jump off a running train late on Saturday night to prevent the minor from getting gang-raped.

Elphinstone stampede: Multi-agency teams to inspect Mumbai railway stations

03 Oct 2017

Elphinstone stampede: Multi-agency teams to inspect Mumbai railway stations

As many as 150 officials representing various government agencies will inspect all suburban railway stations on Mumbai's Central and Western Railways lines.

Mumbai: Railway Police to launch special helpline for reporting crime

28 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Railway Police to launch special helpline for reporting crime

The Government Railway Police (GRP) in Mumbai is soon going to set up a special emergency railway helpline to respond to passengers' complaints quickly.

Mumbai: Man masturbates at woman, official laughs off complaint

10 Jul 2017

Mumbai: Man masturbates at woman, official laughs off complaint

The Railway Police registered a complaint after a Bengaluru woman's Facebook post about a man masturbating at her on a local train went viral.

SRK extends help to family of Raees promotions' victim

25 Jan 2017

SRK extends help to family of Raees promotions' victim

During a promotional tour for Shahrukh's latest movie 'Raees', a man named Farid Khan lost his life due to the stampede and suffocation at Vadodara station.

Probe ordered in Raees's promotional event at railway station

24 Jan 2017

Probe ordered in Raees's promotional event at railway station

Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhu, today ordered an investigation into the death of Farid Sherani.