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Railway Protection Force


NGO, Ludhiana RPF rescue 15 trafficked children from train

September 11, 2020 10:57 pm

Police said the children were allegedly being brought from Bihar to Punjab to work as bonded labourers in factories as the state has been facing labour shortage due to an exodus of migrant workers which started during the lockdown.

Railway Protection Force and Unicef join hands to prevent child labour and trafficking

June 23, 2020 10:06 pm

Unicef says there has been 50% increase in child protection calls during lockdown in the country, and Bihar was chosen because of it had the highest number of children among returning migrants. RPF rescued 1,309 children in 2017, 854 in 2018, 830 in 2019 and 124 till May 2020.

RPF personnel deputed in Covid fight to be administered HCQ

June 03, 2020 5:22 am

In a letter addressed to Principal Chief Security Commissioners (PCSCs) of all zones, Director General (DG) of RPF, Arun Kumar, said the Ministry of Railway had taken up the issue of the use of HCQ.

Punjab keeps 34 corona positive RPF men out of state tally, passes buck to Centre

May 17, 2020 1:04 am

The state’s daily Covid bulletin had on Friday said: “18 new cases (RPF) reported today in Ludhiana belong to Delhi and added in central pool. 16 cases from (RPF) reported earlier in Ludhiana removed from total count and added in central pool.” No RPF men tested positive on Saturday in Ludhiana.

Railway security personnel at Hubli station to get body-cameras

February 25, 2020 5:42 pm

According to SWR officials, this system will complement the existing CCTVs and Video Surveillance System (VSS) on railway stations.

Pune: Attacked by armed group, 20-year-old saved by RPF team

November 24, 2019 12:39 pm

The male friends of the 20-year-old allegedly fled the spot, leaving her alone, the RPF said. The miscreants took the girl to an abandoned spot and started molesting her. They fled when they saw the RPF patrolling team.

In biggest recruitment drive, RPF hires over 10,500 jawans

September 24, 2019 11:16 am

The recruitment process of total 10,537 jawans, including 1,120 sub-inspectors, 8,619 constables and 798 ancillary staffers, began in May last year and has recently been completed, said official

Watch: Railway cop saves man who slipped between train, platform

August 30, 2019 2:29 pm

A 12-second video released by ANI from Nampally railway station in Hyderabad shows the man clad in a white shirt being pulled out by the RPF personnel as the train continued to move in high speed.

Mumbai: RPF jawans to wear GPS inbuilt Jio tags to track their movement while on duty

August 29, 2019 10:13 am

On the Central Railway (CR), the RPF division is vast and extends till Igatpuri Lonavala. Many cases have been found in the past where RPF jawans are not at the spot where they are supposed to be.

Gujarat: RPF rescued 203 missing, trafficked children and 13 women this year

August 23, 2019 5:27 am

According to officials, the RPF personnel have rescued 442 children and 45 women from Gujarat and Mumbai in Maharashtra, from January to July this year, and sent them to their families or shelter homes of NGOs.