Railway Protection Force

Agnipath: Railway Protection Force used Insas rifle on protesters, only one bullet hit a youth

Addressing the media late on Sunday, B Anuradha, SP Railways, said that the bullets could have ricocheted off any hard surface, resulting in pellet injuries to the protesters.

published on : 20th June 2022

Agnipath protests: Railway Intelligence had alerted RPF

The RPF was prepared only to handle protests with demonstrators squatting on railway tracks for some and after photojournalists take pictures, they would leave.

published on : 18th June 2022

RPF signs MoU with Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi's Children Foundation to end child trafficking

ADG PR (Railway) Rajiv Jain told the media on Friday that more than 50,000 children have been rescued by the RPF under "Operation Nanhe Frishte” from across the country since 2018.

published on : 7th May 2022

Railway Protection Force rescued 21 persons in March

The RPF has confiscated narcotic products valued more than Rs 7.50 lakh and arrested six persons in March.

published on : 18th April 2022

Smuggled rabbits rescued from Sanghamitra Express

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) on Saturday night rescued 11 rabbits that were being smuggled to Bihar by two passengers on board the Sanghamitra Express.

published on : 18th April 2022

Thanks to RPF, a life saved every week in Bengaluru Railway division  

A senior RPF official said that this included 26 individuals falling when boarding or alighting from trains or about to be hit by trains when trespassing on tracks.  

published on : 11th April 2022

RPF arrests over 1,450 touts in pan-India drive against illegal ticketing

The field units of the RPF gathered inputs from the field, digital and the cyber world, collated, verified and analysed the information, and started the drive across the nation from March 1, 2022.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Drunken RPF Inspector in Karnataka's Mandya brutally assaults elderly vendor, under suspension

The vendor is now bedridden and unable to go to work with a broken thumb and numerous bodily injuries. The inspector has been suspended with an inquiry on and his junior transferred.

published on : 29th March 2022

Leopard on the prowl in Rail Wheel Factory in Yelahanka

For right inside the RWF campus, within city limits, a leopard was sighted prowling freely, and is still roaming around.

published on : 28th March 2022

Leopard enters Bengaluru's Rail Wheel Factory, keeps people on tenterhooks

The area is surrounded by multi-storied apartments and their residential associations have been alerted about the incident via WhatsApp. 

published on : 27th March 2022

Kidnap bid at Secunderabad station foiled, child rescued

As they were waiting for the train, the toddler moved a few metres away from them while playing.

published on : 9th February 2022

Railway Protection Force: Heading on the right track, saves 600 lives in 2021  

Gyan Chand, an RPF cop, showed exemplary courage in saving the life of a woman from killing herself before a running train in UP on March 3 in 2021 but, in the process, lost his life.

published on : 16th January 2022

Bengaluru: 84-year-old with Alzheimer’s Disease who went missing from train reunited with family

Sub-Inspector Mahesh and Inspector Nachiketh Janagowda tracked him down sitting in a confused state at Yadgir railway station around 4.45 pm.

published on : 1st November 2021

RPF rescues Bengaluru minor who shot video on suicide plans

The boy’s uncle approached members of the unit, Nanhe Farishtey, at Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna (KSR) railway station on Friday (October 22) evening, an official release stated.

published on : 25th October 2021

Railway officer saves teen as he slips into platform gap

Meanwhile, DRM Shivendra Mohan commended and appreciated Narasimha Rao’s courageous act in saving a teen’s life in the nick of time.

published on : 21st October 2021
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