An offence has been registered against a Western Railway ticket collector (TC) for manhandling a passenger at Bandra station, police said Sunday. The incident took place Saturday morning on platform number one, an official said.
“Passenger Prashant Ghag, who alighted from a local train, was asked to present his ticket by TC Deepak Rane. While Ghag had a valid ticket, his identity card was not stamped. Rane wanted Ghag to pay a fine and this led to an altercation during which the complainant was assaulted,” he said.
Ghag filed a complaint with the Bandra railway police which registered a case against Rane under sections 323 (voluntarily causing hurt), 504 (intentional insult with intent to provoke breach of the peace), the official said. Read More