Government Railway Police

  • 23yearold man stabbed to death on board Doon Express July 28, 2014

    A 23yearold man was allegedly stabbed to death by unidentified persons on board the Doon Express near Bijnor, Government Railway Police (GRP) said. The incident took place on Sunday night when Azam Siddiqui was travelling from Dehradun to Lucknow on the Doon Express following which unidentified miscreants attacked him with knives,...
  • Two GRP cops suspended for negligence of duty July 13, 2014

    Two constables of Government Railway Police (GRP) have been suspended for negligence of duty after a police rifle was found missing at Kandhla Railway station in Shamli district, police said on Sunday. According to GRP SP Anand Kulkarni, some unidentified miscreants fled with the rifle of the two constables, Subodh and...
  • Railway loco pilot arrested for molesting woman passenger July 1, 2014

    Manoj Pandey, who was travelling in the Mahananda Express, was arrested by the Government Railway Police on charges of molesting a woman passenger near Mokama railway station in Patnadistrict. "Manoj was arrested following a complaint lodged by a woman that he molested her," said a police official. Manoj Pandey told police that...
  • GRP personnel among three arrested for assaulting journalists April 28, 2014

    A Government Railway Police (GRP) constable and two employees of the parking stand at Indore railway station were arrested on Monday for allegedly assaulting five journalists after a dispute, police said. "GRP constable Devendra and two employees of the parking contractor, Sanjay Bhat and Babu Bhat, were arrested by the police...
  • Mayawati's rally coinciding with her 57th birthday to be a lavish affair January 11, 2014

    In the age of newfound austerity, politicians across the country are doing everything up their sleeves to ensure that they are seen as no less humble than AAP leaders; not BSP president and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati. Known for her penchant for extravagance and glitz, her fall from grace...
  • 'Drunk' BSF jawan molests woman in a moving train, arrested December 16, 2013

    A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper, a native of Bihar's Balbag area,was arrested in Odisha for allegedly molesting a woman passenger in a running train, official said on Monday. Ashwini Kumar (35), a trooper of the BSF's 61 battalion, allegedly molested the 20yearold woman twice inside the KoraputRourkela Intercity Express on...
  • Bihar: Naxals attack SahebganjDanapaur Intercity Express at Munger, 3 GRP men killed November 30, 2013

    Patna: Three jawans have been killed in a Naxal attack on a passenger train in Bihar. The incident took place at around 7 pm when the SahebganjDanapur intercity train was passing through Munger, killing the three Government Railway Police GRP) men onboard the train. The reinforcement has been rushed from the the...
  • Allahabadbound Haridwar Express derails, passengers injured November 30, 2013

    Allahabadbound Haridwar Express on Saturday derailed on the outskirts of the city, leaving some passengers injured. The last three bogies of the train derailed near Nigoha area at about 3.30 am when the train was going to Allahabad from Haridwar, Circle officer, Government railway police (GRP), RD Yadav said. He said that...
  • 5 GRP men who harassed girls in GangaDamodar Express train suspended November 26, 2013

    Five officials of the Government Railway Police were suspended late on Monday for not helping a group of 93 school girls who were harassed by some youths on a train they boarded in Patna. Railway Superintendent of Police Upender Kumar Sinha said that five Government Railway Police (GRP) officials, including a...
  • 4 GRP personnel assault 2 brothers for allegedly stealing a revolver, booked October 1, 2013

    Four GRP personnel, including a Station Officer, have been booked for allegedly illegally confining two brothers and beating them up, accusing them of stealing a revolver, police said on Tuesday. The case was registered at the Chandausi police station on Monday on a complaint filed by the mother of the two...
  • Mumbai: Not enough policemen to guard women compartments, admits RR Patil September 19, 2013

    Admitting shortage of railway police personnel to guard women compartments in suburban trains, Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil has said he has apprised Union Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge about it. "About 574 compartments out of the total 936 reserved for women on suburban trains do not have railway police personnel,"...
  • WB: Railway police constable beats passenger to death March 12, 2013

    Kolkata: A Government Railway Police (GRP) constable reportedly beat a passenger to death at Behrampore Court station in Murshidabad on Tuesday. The passenger fell on the track and suffered fatal head injuries after being beaten up. The constable reportedly beat up the passenger following an argument over his identity. The passenger's wife...
  • UP: Railway police throw old couple off moving train February 28, 2013

    Lucknow: In a shocking incident, an elderly woman was killed and her husband got wounded as the couple was thrown out of a moving train by government railway police (GRP) personnel for boarding the wrong train, police said on Wednesday. The incident occurred around 10 am at Muzaffarnagar, when the elderly...
  • Mamata's new wish: A single railway police force June 17, 2010

    New Delhi: Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee is pushing for a single railway police force and wants the Government Railway Police to make way for 69,000-member Railway Protection Force. Mamata's proposal will strip state governments of its powers in dealing with railway related crimes. The idea of a single railway police force comes...
  • Man opens fire at Ludhiana railway station; one killed August 25, 2009

    Ludhiana: A man on Tuesday opened fire at the Ludhiana railway station killing a vendor and injuring two Government Railway Police (GRP) head constables when they tried to check his luggage, police said. The firing took place when the two GRP constables of the Narcotics Cell tried to check the...
  • Boys rob train passengers to contest student elections October 7, 2008

    Lucknow: The Government Railway Police (GRP) on Tuesday claimed it had solved the October 1 train robbery by arresting two suspects from Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh. The arrested were students of a degree college who, according to the police, had committed the crime to arrange funds for contesting student union...