The Railway Protection Force (RPF) of N. F. Railway rescued 11 minor children from stations during last week. Among the rescued children, 08 minor children were rescued from Katihar Railway station and 03 runaway minor children were rescued from Guwahati Railway station.
In an incident on 30th December, 2021 RPF team and Railway Child Line of Guwahati conducted jointly checking at Guwahati Railway station and rescued one runaway minor boy aged about 14 years. The rescued boy was brought to RPF/Post/Guwahati and later, he was handed over to Railway Child Line, Guwahati for safe custody and further necessary action.
In another incident on 28th December, 2021 RPF of Katihar (E) with Lady Constable of Meri Saheli team/Katihar and Railway Child Line/Katihar conducted jointly checking in train No. 12523 DN (New Jalpaiguri – New Delhi SF Express) at Katihar Railway station and rescued 08 minor children (aged between 09 to 12 years). They were brought to RPF/Post/Katihar (E) and handed over to Coordinator, Railway Child Line/Katihar (Bihar) for taking necessary formalities.
In one such incident on 27th December, 2021 acting on information regarding runaway of a minor girl aged about 13 years and travelling in train No. 01666 DN (Agartala – Rani Kamalapati special), RPF team of Guwahati conducted checking in the said train at Guwahati Railway station. During checking, they detected the said girl in a general coach of the train. Later, the rescued girl was handed over to Railway Child Line, Guwahati for safe custody and further necessary action.
Again on 25th December, 2021 RPF of Guwahati, while conducting check at Guwahati Railway station jointly with member of Railway Child Line, Guwahati, rescued one runaway minor boy aged about 16 years. The boy could not give any contact number of his parents/relatives. As such, he was handed over to Railway Child Line, Guwahati for his safe custody and further course of action.