Railway Police

  • 23-year-old man stabbed to death on board Doon Express July 28, 2014

    A 23-year-old 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 Patna district. "Manoj was arrested following a complaint lodged by a woman that he molested her," said a police official. Manoj Pandey told police that...
  • Crime Branch to probe Kerala child trafficking case June 4, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: A week after over 500 children from eastern states were taken to Kerala illegally, the crime branch team of the state police has now decided to investigate the matter. It was after CNN-IBN reported the incident that a five-member team of senior officers from Jharkhand confirmed that it could be...
  • 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...
  • Mumbai techie murder: Police suspect case of a love affair gone awry February 2, 2014

    Mumbai: In a fresh development in the murder of a 23-year-old software engineer in suburban Mumbai, the police have now claimed that the suspect is a close friend of the victim. The police have also said that it could be a case of a love affair gone awry. Earlier on...
  • Mumbai techie murder: One suspect detained in Hyderabad February 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: In what could be a possible breakthrough in the murder of a 23-year-old software engineer, one suspect has been detained in Hyderabad, the woman's hometown. However, it is not yet confirmed whether the arrested man is the same person who was seen wearing a white shirt in the CCTV footage...
  • Techie murder case: Mumbai Railway police recovers CCTV footage February 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks after the highly-decomposed body of a 23-year-old IT professional was found in Bhandup in Mumbai, the Railway Police has claimed a breakthrough. On Friday, the Railway police personnel recovered crucial CCTV footage from the Kurla railway station which showed the victim entering the waiting room with a...
  • Mayawati's rally coinciding with her 57th birthday to be a lavish affair January 11, 2014

    In the age of new-found 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 20-year-old woman twice inside the Koraput-Rourkela Intercity Express on...
  • 4 RPF officials rewarded for nabbing Patna serial blasts accused December 13, 2013

    The railway authorities have given cash rewards to four Railway Police Force officials who caught Mohammad Imtiaz Ansari, the main accused in the serial blasts in Patna, officials said on Friday. Serial bomb blasts took place in Patna on October 27 during Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's rally...
  • Bihar: Naxals attack Sahebganj-Danapaur 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 Sahebganj-Danapur 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...
  • Allahabad-bound Haridwar Express derails, passengers injured November 30, 2013

    Allahabad-bound 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 Ganga-Damodar 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,"...
  • Security tightened on Delhi-Saharanpur railway route after attack on students September 6, 2013

    In view of recent attacks on students in trains on the Delhi-Saharanpur route, security has been tightened, railway police said on Friday. CCTV cameras have been installed in trains along sensitive places of railway stations on the routes, Additional Director General of Police Railway, Mukul Goel told media. Railway police and railway...
  • Kollam: Daughter dumps 90-year-old bed-ridden mother in 'stinking' goat-shed August 27, 2013

    A 90-year-old woman was kept in a dilapidated goat-shed allegedly by her daughter next to their house at Kulathupuzha in Kerala's Kollam district. The nonagenarian, Rosily, was reportedly shifted by her daughter and family to the shed recently after she became bed-ridden. She had been staying with her son-in-law and daughter...
  • 12 RPF personnel to escort trains in Maoist-affected areas June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after 100 Naxals attacked a passenger train in Bihar killing two passengers and an Railway Police Force personnel, the RPF said that at least 12 personnel will escort all trains in Maoist-affected areas. "We have issued instructions to all RPF units at Maoist-affected Divisions to adequately...
  • UP: Miscreants rob train passengers of Bihar-bound train April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: A gang of miscreants looted cash and valuables from passengers of the Delhi-Patna Jansadharan Express on Monday in Uttar Pradesh. The miscreants not only snatched cash and other valuables from the passengers but also pushed some of them out of the train after they tried to resist...
  • 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...
  • Mumbai: Baby boy stolen from Dadar railway station March 10, 2013

    Mumbai: In yet another case of child theft from Mumbai, a month-old baby boy was stolen from the Dadar railway station on Saturday morning. The theft was caught on CCTV. The child was sleeping along with his mother and three-year-old sister on platform number 6 of Dadar railway station. A case has...
  • 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...
  • UP: Woman allegedly thrown out of train, dies February 27, 2013

    Lucknow: In a shocking incident a woman identified as Santosh Devi died after being allegedly thrown out of Shatabdi Express by a security man on Wednesday in Muzaffarnagar. The woman boarded the Shatabdi Express by mistake but was thrown out of the train by the accused. Santosh died after she...
  • Mumbai suitcase murder: Second accused arrested October 14, 2012

    Mumbai: A teenager, who assisted a painter in allegedly murdering his 27-year-old partner and dumping her body in a suitcase at CST railway station on September 26, has been arrested, police said on Sunday. The victim's quarrel with her live-in partner (the prime accused) over his "illicit relationship" with a...
  • Karnataka on alert after threat by terror groups August 13, 2012

    Bangalore: Railway Police are on high alert in Karnataka in the wake of threats by suspected terror groups operating from Mysore to carry out blasts on some trains plying from Bangalore on the eve of Independence Day, a top Railway official said. "We have received intelligence inputs from Delhi. Some suspected...
  • Woman who killed 4-yr-old daughter commits suicide July 1, 2012

    Nagpur: The woman, Sheela Bake (35), allegedly attacked her daughter Vaishali with a sharp weapon, inflicting injuries on the latter's neck and chest, resulting in her death, police said. Later, the woman fled from her home and boarded a train. She got down at Wardha and jumped before a running train...
  • 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...
  • UP cops who beat up six-yr-old girl surrender February 4, 2009

    Etawah/Lucknow: Two cops who mercilessly beat up a six-year-old Dalit girl, sparking a public outcry, surrendered before a local court which granted bail to one and remanded another to 14 days in judicial custody even as the case of theft slapped against the child was found to be false. Inspector Chandra...