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RPF cracked 62 cases of encroachment on Rly property: ECR

Press Trust of India  |  Patna 

The Railway Protection Force (RPF) under the East (ECR) has cracked 62 cases of encroachment of railway property in June and arrested 38 people in this connection.

Stolen railway items worth Rs 97,970 was recovered during an intensive drive launched during June, Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) said in a statement today.


ECR comprises Danapur, Sonepur, Samastipur, Mughalsarai and Dhanbad divisions.

The CPRO said seven reservation agents were caught during the period and a total of 124 children either missing or victims of human trafficking were saved and handed over to their families.

He further said on June 3, cosmetics worth Rs 3.45 lakh smuggled from were seized at Muzaffarpur.

On June 14, a man was caught at Gaya illegally carrying 3.9 kg silver in Train number 12321, the CPRO said.

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First Published: Thu, July 13 2017. 18:28 IST
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