While a passenger coach of the Darbhanga-Ahmadabad Express train was gutted on Saturday, coaches of Darbhanga-New Delhi Sampark Kranti Express was gutted in a fire at the same yard on Wednesday.
A 25-year-old child lifter-cum-seller, identified as Anju Giri from Telangana's Timmapur district was caught red-handed by co-passengers while he was lifting a baby of a woman passenger.
A total of 2350 e-tickets booked via fake user IDs valued at Rs 44.83 lakh were seized from the touts.
Excess rainfall in Nepal and the swollen rivers flowing from the neighbouring country into north Bihar have only aggravated the flood situation in the eastern state.
The Operation Thirst was launched across the Indian Railway (IR) following the direction of director general of Railway Protection Force, A Kumar given to all the chief security commissioners.
East Central Railway (ECR) has recovered 2,821 children from different railway divisions of the zone in the last seven years. Investigations reveal most kids run away over trivial matters.
In a first for Indian Railways, eight trains from Bihar to have 'Entertainment-on-Demand' facility soon
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The Patna junction is one of the A1 category railway stations of ECR under the Danapur division with highest footfalls of passengers.
Operation Thunder is one of the biggest drive launched by the ECR in the recent past to check ticket touting during the peak summer.
ECR spokesperson Rajesh Kumar said that a whopping sum of Rs 49 crore was spent in 2018-19 on a slew of eco-friendly initiatives undertaken across the zone.
The awardees had completed a slew of engineering projects within stipulated time frame.
'Anaconda on Rails' connected three freight trains, the locomotives of which were run by a diesel crew, a loco pilot and an assistant loco pilot.
Sources said that computers, damaged in the fire,had many data and details of claim cases of railway.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of RPF first apprehended a child-trafficker identified as Munna Kumar (30), from the state's one of the remotest districts-Supual.
During the summer, fake TTEs, sporting black coats with matching ties and possessing fake railway identity cards without name badges, become active in many long-distance mail and express trains.