The Railway Protraction Force of NFR recovered ganja at at Lumding Railway Station

Maligaon, Sept 23: The Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) recovered various contraband items including ganja worth Rs. 4.44 lakh during last week.

The contraband items were recovered during regular checks and drives at various stations and trains over N. F. Railway. One person was also apprehended by RPF for alleged involvement in transportation of contraband items.

In one such case on 21st September, 2021 RPF team of Lumding while conducting drive, check against undesirable elements in train No. 03174 DN Agartala – Sealdah special at Lumding railway station, recovered one unclaimed plastic bag  inside the toilet of a coach of the said train.

On checking the plastic bag, two packets ganja weighing about 20 kgs were found. Later, the recovered Ganja was handed over to OC of the GRP of Lumding. Value of the recovered, seized Ganja is Rs. 2 lakh (approx.).

Again on same day RPF team of Alipurduar while escorting the train No. 04037 DN Silchar-New Delhi special from New Bongaigaon to New Jalpaiguri, detected 01 (one) unclaimed bag containing 03 packets ganja weighing about 4.500 kgs in a coach.

Later, the recovered ganja was deposited at RPF Post, New Jalpaiguri for handing over to concerned department. Value of the recovered Ganja is Rs. 45 thousand.

In another incident on 19th September, 2021 a RPF constable of RPF/Post/Silchar while coming from Dharmanagar by Train No 05663 UP (Agartala – Silchar special) found one person with bags in suspicious manner.

On being suspected, the constable checked his bag and found suspected 02 packets ganja weighing about 08 kgs valued Rs. 80 thousand . The person who is a resident of Forbesganj Bihar was then apprehended. The apprehended person with recovered goods was handed over to OC/GRP/Silchar for necessary action.

On 18th September, 2021 RPF team of RPF/Post/Badarpur, while escorting Train No. 05626 UP (Deoghar Express Special), recovered 04 packets ganja weighing about 11.900 kgs lying under the berth of a sleeper coach at Badarpur railway station. Later, the recovered ganja was handed over to OC/GRP/Badarpur for disposal. Value of the recovered ganja is Rs. 1.19 lakh.

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