Oct 12 Railways has proposed that RPF be given the responsibility of securing the premises of all upcoming metro stations in the country, a senior official said.
In order to strengthen the security force, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) is planning to recruit 4,500 women personnel. At present, there is 2,500 personnel.
Acting on intelligence inputs from the Railway Board, the Southern Railway has directed RPF units across all divisions to watch out for movement of huge number of Rohingyas travelling from northeastern states to Kerala, and hand them over to local police.
The Railways has decided to build 100 additional barracks at key locations to depute Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel.
The Indian Railways has decided to build 100 additional barracks at key location for the Railway Protection Force in order to step up security for both passengers and rail property, an official letter has said.
Around 100 Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel performed yoga here on Thursday as part of the International Yoga Day celebrations.
Online registration has begun for Indian Railways recruitment under Railway Protection Force (RPF)/ Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF). Online application process for 9739 posts, out of which 4216 are reserved for females, will continue till June 30, 2018.
The Indian Railways Recruitment Board has officially announced 9,739 vacancies for recruitment in the Railway Protection Force (RPF).
For the first time in the Nation, International Rail Coach Expo (IRCE), the international event on Rail Coaches and train sets, is being held in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, from 17th to 19th May, 2018, in the ICF RPF Parade Grounds, Chennai 600 038.
Indian Railways experiments with new technology to prevent theft on Rajdhani, Shatabdi Express trains
Indian Railways division is experimenting with a new upgraded software to prevent theft! The Western division of Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is not only equipping Rajdhani Express trains with CCTV cameras, but is also providing body cameras to RPF (Railway Protection Force) officials on trains and platforms.