Inter Railway RPF athletic Meet - 2013:
23rd All India RPF Athletic Duty Meet - 2013 was conducted from 25-09-2013 to 27-09-2013 at Railway Sports Complex (RSC)/Secunderabad.
On 04.05.13, SIPF/HYB along with staff conducted decoy check by train No. 17429 Rayalseema Express from HYB-VKB in mufti. During the check they kept one lady’s hand bag in general compartment from HYB-LPI and in S-2 coach from LPI-VKB and kept watch, but no persons has neither lifted the bag nor informed any one. The passengers were counseled that if any unclaimed bag is found nearby them they should inform the same to GRP/RPF/Railway staff for further disposal. Further made friendship with passengers between HYB-VKB and the passengers were offered with biscuits, cool drinks and tea. Some of them readily accepted, then they were briefed that they should not accept any eatables from strangers. Pamphlets were also distributed during the programme.
b) On 06.05.13, IPF/HYB along with staff and home guard conducted decoy check in train No. 17008 Kolhapur Express between Hyderabad-Shankarpalli. During the check they made friendship with 04 passengers and they were offered with biscuits, but all the four did not accept the biscuits. Briefed them about doping incidents in trains and they were advised that they should educate their friends and relatives that they should not accept any eatables in trains.
c) On 13.05.13, ASIPF/HYB along with staff conducted decoy check in train No. 12702 (HYB-CSTM) Hussain Sagar Express between HYB- VKB Railway stations. During the check they made friendship with passengers and offered biscuits etc. Some of them readily accepted the same. Then they were briefed that they should not accept an eatables from strangers. During the interaction passengers have appreciated the awareness programme conducted by RPF.
Arrest of Touts:
a) On 02.05.13, Sri. K.V.P. Nair, SIPF/HYB/Divisional task force incharge along with team apprehended 01 tout by name Nunavath Rajanna R/o Kazipet, Warangal district at Railway reservation counter/KZJ town and seized 05 tickets valued Rs 5870 and net cash of Rs.22,520/-. As lead and shown by the accused ASIPF/KZJ, SIPF/HYB visited Prakash Tours and Travels situated at Fathimanagar, Kazipet, Hyderabad and arrested owner of the travel agency by name N. chandra Prakash. In this connection, RPF Post/KZJ registered a case in Cr No. 52/2013 U/s 143 of Railway Act.
b) On 10.05.13, ASIPF/HYB and staff apprehended one tout by name Dillkar Srinath R/o Chilkalaguda, Secunderabad at Hyderabad Railway reservation office and seized 02 Nos. of Railway reservation tickets (one tatkal and one reservation ticket), valued of the tickets is Rs. 1905/-. In this connection, RPF Post HYB registered a case in Cr. No. 63/2013 u/s 143 (1) (a) of Railways Act.
c) On 12.05.13, SIPF/SC and staff apprehended one tout by name Aravind Varma R/o Market street, Secunderabad at Railway reservation complex/SC and seized two Railway reservation tickets (one tatkal and general). Total value of the seized tickets is Rs. 3890/- (3710+180). In this connection, RPF Post SC registered a case in Cr. No. 47/13 u/s 143(1) of Railways Act.
Theft of Passenger Belongings offender apprehended by RPF:
a) On 27.05.13, On 27.05.13, ASIPF/VVSR/CPDS along with CPDS team under supervision of IPF/ ISS/SC conducted ambush check at PFs of SC Railway station and apprehended 2 suspects moving suspiciously touching the pockets and bags of the passengers. Caused enquiries with them and learn that they are old offenders and have criminal records. Their names addresses are 1) Dasari Raghu S/o Babu Rao, age 35 years, R/o Adikmet, HYB, who was arrested earlier by GRP/SC and 2) N. Anand S/o Prabhu Das, age 25 years, R/o Angubala, Yemmigunu (Tq), Kurnool (District) who was involved in gold chain snatchings in outside areas of Hyderabad city. Both the suspects were forwarded to GRP/SC for further investigation. Further on 30.05.13, GRP/SC after causing further investigation could able to recover 60 gms of gold ornaments and 05 mobile phones stolen from Railway passengers. Dasari Raghu was arrested and connected to Cr. No. 208/13 u/s 379 and Cr. No.264/2013 u/s 379 IPC.
b) On 31.05.13, RPF Escort party of train No. 12861 Link Express and CPDS team apprehended one pick pocketer by name Jangala Jai sankar S/o Balaji, aged 42 yrs, R/o Monda Market, Secunderabad and handed over to IRP/KMT @ KZJ for further investigation.
Rescue of Children:-
a) On 08.05.13, IPF/KZJ and Con 025 KZJ rescued one minor boy by name Sandeep S/o Late Harinarayana, aged 14 years Native of Bhadravathi village, Chandrapur district, Maharastra R/o Waddepally, Hanmakonda, Warangal from platform No. 1/Kazipet. Later the boy was handed over to Sri. Yakub Pasha, district incharge, Divya disha bala bandhu, Warangal for necessary action, duly informing local police/Rly police and advised to produce before Child Welfare Committee/WL.
b) On 13.05.13, ASIPF/KMT and staff rescued one child by name Banoth Raghu, age 12 yrs, S/o Ballu, R/o Khammam from Platform No. 1 of Khammam Railway station. Later, the boy was handed over to Sri. N. Raghu, member of child line 1098, Khammam in the presence of Dy. SS/Khammam.
c) On 16.05.13, IPF/KZJ, ASIPF/KZJ and staff rescued one minor boy by name Challa Vinod, age 13 yrs, S/o Raju, Shambunipet, Warangal from platform No.1 of Kazipet Railway station. The boy was handed over to Divya Disha, Balabandu, Warangal.
Good Word done:
On 14.05.2012, RPF staff Khammam noticed one lady on platform No.1 / Khammam is suspicious manner. ASIPF/KMT enquired the lady. She revealed her name as jujuvarapu swapna, age 21 yrs, R/o Musrunooru mandal, Krishna district, working in Shanti Nilayam, Bonakal village, Khammam. She further stated that she absconded from the Ashram. ASIPF/KMT informed incharge of Ashram and later handed over the lady to the incharge in the presence of RPC/GRP/KMT.
Passenger Awareness Programme:
a) On 01.05.13, SIPF/HYB along with ASIPF/HYB and staff conducted passenger awareness programme in train No. 17230 (HYB-TVC) Sabari Express on platform NO. 04 of HYB Railway station from 11.30 hrs to 12.00 hrs.Distributed pamphlets to passengers and educated them not to accept any eatables from strangers.They were advised to use the chain available underneath the berth for securing their luggage.Passengers were also briefed that if they find any unclaimed articles in the coach or on PF they should inform the same to GRP/RPF without delay.
b) On 03.05.13, SIPF/SC along with staff under the supervision of IPF/SC attended train No. 12704 Falaknuma, 12714 Satavahana Express, 17016 Visakha Express, 12604 Chennai, 12728 Godavari Express and distributed pamphlets containing safety information to the passengers. Sensitized them against ToPB/Drugging offences. Further frequent announcements were made about safety information using megaphones. ASC/SC and IPF/SC have attended train No. 12728 and 12760 and distributed pamphlets.
c) On 03.05.13, ASIPF/SKZR along with staff conducted a passenger awareness programme at SKZR Railway station.During the programme train Nos. 12723, 12724, 17035, 12791, 12792, 16032, 57122 were attended and briefed passengers about drugging and ToPB offences and preventive measures to be taken.Also conducted checks against carrying of inflammablesby trains.
Seizure of Illicit liquor:
On 12.05.13, IPF/WL along with staff recovered one unclaimed bag containing 40 liters (approx) of ID liquor from platform No. 2 of Warangal Railway station. The same was handed over to Excise/CI/Rural under acknowledgement for further necessary action.
b) On 31.05.13, Train escorting staff of train No. 12759 Express, after the train passed Nekkonda Railway station,detained 4 women by name 1) Bukya Kamalamma 2) Gugulothu Dali 3) Banothu Chinni 4) Azmeera Komala and seized 04bags containing 10 liters of country made liquor in each bag. Total 40 liters. Later the women along with seized material were handed over to CI/Excise/KZJ for further action.
On 30.04.13 mock drill was conducted by IPF/SC at Secunderabad Railway station. As part of mock drill, at about 1750 hrs a message was passed stating that derailment of Tr No. 12728 Godavari Express has taken place on PF No.1 of SC station. On receipt of information, Disaster Management team along with equipments attended the spot. IPF/SC briefed the staff about the duties regarding first aid, safe guarding of passenger property, facilitating restoration work etc. Later the staff were dispersed duly declaring the call as mock drill.