Skip to main content

Railway to deploy armed personnel in plain clothes inside trains

Ranchi: To make your train journey safe and secure, ministry of railways and home ministry has combined and come to a decision which will make armed personnel in train in plain clothes to take on the spot action against the criminals. The trial has already begun in trains passing through Jharkhand, Bihar, and West Bengal.

railway police force
With new security arrangement the traveling passengers won't even know if the passenger traveling with them, sitting on a nearby seat, is a policemen or some other casual traveler. These policemen will be doing spying along with providing security.

To hide the identity of police personnel, the men will be rotated during the escort operation. Director General (DG) training of Bihar police has already given presentation on the matter in the recent meetings to discuss railway security. How different security forces would combine in coordination, communication, strategy, random escorting in trains, timely training, investigation and other points were discussed in great detail.

An interesting part is that, that even GRP (Government Railway Police) station, which is controlled by states, won't know about the position or location of railway security personnel. Is some untoward event happens the policemen will directly inform to control room. These control rooms would be under the charge of SP and officer in charge DSP ranked personnel.

The policemen will be armed with small weapon. A 9 mm pistol will be provided so that the security personnel can easily position themselves and do on the spot operation when need arise. This is expected to put lid on incidents of theft, robbery, and snatching in trains. Ladies will feel more secured to while traveling alone. The trials have been successful in Jharkhand and ministry of railways and home ministry are now ready to extend the deployment to rest of India.

It is clear that this is not just yet another railway security plan. Three forces, namely, RPF (Railway Protection Force), GRP (Government Railway Protection) force, and IB (Intelligence Bureau) will coordinate and exchange secret messages and intelligence between them to provide top notch security cover to the people traveling by train.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

IRCTC Registration for New Users

New users can signup on IRCTC easily by filling up the irctc registration form online at railway registration (railway booking site). By creating new account for themselves, users can do ticket booking using the online passenger reservation system.

The steps below will guide users on how to do irctc registration.

The process to register on irctc is easy and free. You can also watch the following video which summarize the process for new user registration on Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) online e-ticketing site.



Go to homepage of irctc.co.in and look for 'signup' option.Users will then need to fill an online form. All the fields with (*) are mandatory to be filled. Special care must be taken while filling in email id and mobile number fields. Provide valid email and mobile as user id, password, and an activation link will be sent to registered E-Mail id and mobile verification code will be sent at registered mobile number by SMS message.Submit the form…

How to activate suspended irctc accounts

Recently a user from India send us email mentioning that his IRCTC account has been suspended. Not only he doesn't know the reason, what caused it,but also he wants to know how to activate it?

As a result of deactivation of account, he is no longer able to login to book railway tickets online. Activating accounts of IRCTC is really easy. That is what you will know here. "Either go through entire article or wait for some time for activation process to get started. Once activation is done you can continue to login and do booking on irctc website." That is what you see, but does it happen? In some cases, Yes. But in most cases, No. Hence we are providing solution to your problem here.


After deactivation/ suspension if you attempt to login into such accounts, you might see the 'wrong credentials' message.


First of all if you are also among those whose account is suspended/deactivated without prior notice or information, know very well that there is a valid reason f…

How to delete IRCTC account easily?

Today you will learn how to delete IRCTC account. This is the account you make on irctc.co.in (online railway ticket booking site) to book seats in train online using internet or irctc application (here is irctc app download page).

Some of you might be wondering what is reason for taking such a drastic step? Why one should go for deleting their entire account. After all it took quite a few minutes to create a new account using irctc registration page. But there is a valid reason. You'll see yourself in few minutes.


Actually IRCTC is notorious in the sense that it suspends or deactivate your account for no reason sometimes. This usually happens when the staff of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation feels that you have provided a wrong information. They conclude that the information provided by you is wrong when they try to verify it, and it is not verifiable.
Although you can activate your suspended irctc accounts easily, albeit it requires you to create an entirely new…