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RAILWAY PROTECTION FORCE

            RPF is a statutory Force constituted under the Railway Protection Force Act, 1957.  It is an Armed Force of the Union.

            This Force over Western Railway has 25 Gazetted officers and 3772 subordinate officers and staff.  IG-cum-Chief Security Commissioner heads it over Western Railway and each Division is having a Sr. Divl. Security Commissioner or Divl. Security Commissioner.  The functional units of the Force are RPF Posts.

DUTIES OF MEMBERS OF THE FORCE AS PER SECTION 11 OF RPF ACT. 1957 (AMENDED 2003):-

(A) Promptly to obey and execute all orders lawfully issued to him by his Superior Authority.     

(B) To protect and safeguard Railway Property, Passenger Area and Passengers,         

(C) To remove any obstruction in the movement of Railway Property or Passenger Area and.

(D) To do any other act conducive to the better protection and security of Railway Property, Passenger Area and Passengers.

MISSION STATEMENT:-

We shall    –

Ø Protect and safeguard Railway Passengers, Passenger area and Railway property.

Ø Ensure the safety, security and boost the confidence of the traveling public on the Indian Railways.

OBJECTIVES:-

We shall –

Ø Carry on an unrelenting fight against criminals in protecting Railway Passengers, Passenger area and Railway property.

Ø Facilitate passenger-travel and security by removing all anti-social elements from trains, railway premises and passenger area.

Ø Remain vigilant to prevent trafficking in women and children and take appropriate action to rehabilitate destitute children found in Railway area.

Ø Co-operate with other departments of the Railways in improving the efficiency and image of the Indian Railways.

Ø Act as a bridge between the Government Railway Police/Local Police and the Railway Administration.

Ø Adopt pro-actively all modern technology, best human rights practices, management techniques and special measures for protection of female and elderly passengers and children, in the pursuit of these objectives.

 

 

 APPEAL:-

                        The information concerning to theft and pilferage of Railway property, Railway Material etc. may be given to any of the following officers in personally or by telephone or by post, such information will be treated as strictly confidential.  The information will be rewarded if the information leads to recovery of substantial amount of property and conviction of criminals. 

 S.No

   Name & Designation

  Tel. (O)

     Tel.®

         E. Mail ID

  Res. Address.

    1.

Shri Mahim Swami, Inspector General-cum- Chief Security Commissioner/RPF, Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai –400 020.

  22017929

        -

csc@wr.railnet.gov.in

 

 

G-13 BadhwarPark,

Colaba,

Mumbai 400 005

    2.

Shri D. B. Kasar, Addl. Chief Security Commissioner/RPF, Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai –400 020.

  22017308

       -

-

 

   3.

Shri Abhishek Kumar, Sr. Security Commissioner (HQ)/RPF & PIO / Security, Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai – 400 020.

  22017090

-

dycsc@wr.railnet.gov.in

 

 

J-112, BadhwarPark,

Colaba,

Mumbai 400 005

  4.

 Shri K. Haraprasad, SO to CSC, Western Railway, Churchgate Mumbai -400020

  22263

socsc@railnet.gov.in

Room No. 26, Imperial mansion Badhwar Park,

Prakash Pethe Marg, Opp. Machhimar Nagar, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai, 400005

  5.

Shri Bageshwari Charan, Asstt. Security Commissioner (PS) Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai -400 020

   22264

        

ascpswr@yahoo. in

   

  B-605, Pali hill, Ralway colony Bandra (W)                               

  6.

ShriThomas John, Asstt. Security Commissioner (SW) Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai -400 020

   23170

         -    

sibwrccg@gmail.com

                                         -

7.

Anil Kumar Nair, Asstt. Security Commissioner (PW) Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai -400 020

22266

-

-

L-703, Shivganga Cokkedar CHS, J.S. Dosa Road, Mulund (West), Mumbai-400080

8.

Zonal Security Control Room, CSC Office, Western Railway, Churchgate, Mumbai – 400 020

22280

   22265

22039139

 

 

 

PUBLIC SERVICE:-

            Railway Protection Force Assistance Booth renders service to the traveling public by way of providing information about running of trains, local hospitals, hotels, tourist places etc.

Details of "May I Help You" Booths over Western Railway.

Division

RPF Assistance Booths

Combined RPF & GRP Booths

Mumbai

Mumbai Central station

Mumbai Central Station.

Vadodara

-

-

Ratlam

Ratlam station

                                  -

Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad station

                                  -

Rajkot

Rajkot, Jamnagar station

                                  -

Bhavnagar

Bhavnagar Terminus.

     Veraval

List of Sr. Divl. Security Commissioners, Divl. Security Commissioners and Security Commissioners and their Phone numbers at Divisional level.

   S. No.

    Division

Name & Design. of the Officer

                     P& T  Nos.

         Office

     Residence

     1.

     Mumbai

Shri R.B. Rupanwar, Sr.DSC

23080700

22183700

     2.

     Vadodara

Smt. Kamaljot BrarSr. DSC

2633471

-

     3.

    Ahmedabad

Shri Sumati Shandilya, Sr. DSC

22205200

26560427

     4.

     Ratlam

Shri Sachin Bhalode, Sr. DSC

235853

234443

     5.

     Rajkot

Shri Uday Raj Singh, DSC

2476762

2476071

     6.

     Bhavnagar

Shri Ramesh Kumar, DSC

2445620

2446743

LEGAL POWERS OF RPF:-

A. Powers under RPF Act 1957 (Amendment 2003):-

Section 12 –    Powers to arrest without warrant: -

Any member of the Force may, without an order from a Magistrate and without a warrant, arrest:

 

(i)    Any person, who voluntarily  causes hurt to, or attempts voluntarily to cause hurt to, or wrongfully restraints or attempts wrongfully to restraint, or assaults, threatens to assault, or uses or threatens or attempts to use, criminal force to him or any other member of the Force in the execution of his duty as such member, or with intent to prevent or to deter him from discharging his duty as such members or in consequence or any thing done or attempted to be done by him in the lawful discharge of his duty as such member; or

(ii)     Any person who has been concerned in or against whom a reasonable suspicion exists of his having been concerned in, or who is found taking precautions to conceal his presence under circumstances which afford reason to believe that he is taking such precautions with a view to committing a cognizable offence which relates to railway property, passenger area and passengers.

(iii)    Any person found taking precautions to conceal his presence within the railway limits under circumstances which afford reason to believe that he is taking such precautions with a view to committing theft of, or damage to railway property, passenger area and passengers.

(iv)    Any person who commits or attempts to commit a cognizable offence which involves or which is likely to involve imminent danger to the life of any person engaged in carrying on any work relating to railway property, passenger area and passengers.  

Section 13 -     Powers to search without warrant

1.   Whenever any member of the Force, not below the rank of a Senior Rakshak, has reason to believe that any such offence as is referred to in section 12 has been or is being committed and that a search warrant can not be obtained without affording the offender an opportunity of escaping or of concealing evidence of the offence he may detain him and search his person and belongings forthwith and, if he thinks proper arrest any person whom he has reason to believe to have committed the offence.

2.   The provision of Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 relating to searches under that Code shall, so far as may, be applied to searches under this section.

 

 

 

 B. Powers under Railway Act 1989 (Amended 2003) with effect from 01.07.2004:-

Any member of the Force can detect & prosecute any who violates the provision of RailwayActs for the following offence.

 I.

      i) Section             137     :-       (Fraudulently traveling without proper pass or ticket) - 

ii) Section            138     :-          (Levy of excess charges and fare for traveling without

ticket).

iii) Section            39      :-          (Power to remove persons failing or refusing to pay the

fare)

iv) Section           141     :-          (Needlessly interfering with means of communications)

v) Section            142      :-          (Unauthorised selling of tickets)

vi) Section           143     :-          (Penalty for unauthorized selling of tickets)  

 

II.

       i) Section            144      :-          (Unauthorised hawking)

       ii) Section           145      :-          (Drunkenness or nuisance)

iii) Section           146      :-          (Obstructing Railway servant in his duty)

iv) Section           147      :-          (Trespass)

iv) Section           153      :-          (Endangering safety of traveling passengers)

 

vi) Section           154      :-          (Endangering Safety of traveling passengers by

negligent act or  omission)

III.

i) Section           155      : -         (Entering into reserved compartment or resisting entry

to a reserved compartment).

ii) Section           156      : -         (Traveling on roof, steps or engine of a train)

 iii) Section           157      :-          (Altering or defacing by Drivers or Conductors of

vehicles to directions of Railway servants)

iv) Section            159      :-          (Disobedience by Drivers or Conductors of vehicles to

directions of railway servants).

iv) Section            160      :-          (Opening or breaking a level crossing gate)

 v) Section            161      :-          (Negligently crossing unmanned level crossing)

 

 IV.

i) Section             162     : -         (Entering carriage or place reserved for females)

ii) Section            163     :-          (Giving false accounts of goods)

iii) Section             164     :-          (Unlawfully bringing dangerous goods on railways).

iv) Section             165     : -         (Unlawfully bringing offensive goods on a railway).

v) Section              166     :-          (Defacing public notices)

vi) Section             167      :-          (Smoking)

V.

      i) Section              172      :-          (Penalty for intoxication)

ii) Section              173      :-          (Abandoning train etc. without authority)

iii) Section             174      :-          (Obstructing running of trains etc. )

iv) Section             175      :-          (Endangering the safety of persons by disobeying the

rules)

v) Section              176      :-          (Obstructing level crossing)

The offenders so apprehended/detected and arrested for the above offences shall be prosecuted by the "Authorized Officer"( after investigating the case.)

Railway Act cases:-

C. Division wise for the year 2010, 2011 & 2012:-

 

Year 2010

Division

No. of Persons

Fine Realized 

 (Rs.)

Jail

PT

Prosecuted

Convicted

BCT

32530

32383

8219431

1100

143

BRC

28183

28138

2269119

404

45

ADI

35891

35854

1711667

4

37

RTM

34962

34940

3407162

242

22

RJT

8301

8278

583712

52

23

BVP

4421

4400

330805

1

21

TOTAL

144288

143993

16521896

1803

291

Year 2011

Division

No. of Persons

Fine Realized (Rs.)

Jail

PT

  Prosecuted

 Convicted

BCT

47175

46808

14533771

727

323

BRC

24984

24938

2724428

124

46

ADI

33102

32952

1926148

34

150

RTM

36352

36290

5076977

26

56

RJT

7592

7541

528745

0

51

BVP

6024

5945

507259

1

79

TOTAL

155229

154474

25297328

912

705

 

 

Year 2012

Division

No. of Persons

Fine Realized (Rs.)

Jail

PT

  Prosecuted

 Convicted

BCT

60088

59776

21636040

419

199

BRC

23304

23220

1559136

436

21

ADI

39305

38783

2633525

07

522

RTM

31295

31011

4676071

39

84

RJT

7312

7182

478215

01

74

BVP

7908

7827

549095

0

81

TOTAL

169212

167799

31532082

902

981

 

SUMMARY

Division

No. of Persons

Fine Realized 

(Rs.)

Jail

PT

Prosecuted

Convicted

2010

144288

143993

16521896

1803

291

2011

155229

154474

25297328

912

705

2012

169212

167799

31532082

902

981

Powers under "Railway Property (Unlawful Possession) Act 1966"

The member of the Force can apprehend/detect a person –

Section 3 -     Penalty for theft, dishonest misappropriation or unlawful possession of Railway property:  Whoever commits theft, or dishonestly misappropriates or is found, or is proved to have been in possession of any railway property reasonably suspected of having been stolen or unlawfully obtained shall, unless he proves that the railway property came into his possession lawfully, be punishable –

(a)       for the first offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to five years, or with fine, or with both and in the absence of special and adequate reasons to be mentioned in the judgment of the court,  such imprisonment shall not be less than one year and such fine shall not be less than one thousand rupees.

(b)       for the second or a subsequent offence with imprisonment for a term which may extend to five years and also with fine and in the absence of special and adequate reasons to be mentioned in the judgment of the court, such imprisonment shall not be less than two years and such fine shall not be less than two thousand rupees.

Explanation: For the purposes of this section, “theft” and “dishonest misappropriation” shall have the same meaning as assigned to them respectively in section 378 and section 403 of the Indian Penal Code.

Section 4 -      Punishment for abetment, conspiracy or connivance at offences :. Whoever abets or conspires in the commission of an offence punishable under this Act, or any owner or occupier of land or building, or any agent of such owner or occupier in-charge of the management of that land or building, who willfully connives at an offence against the provisions of this Act, shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to five years, or with fine, or with both.

Explanation:- For the purposes of this section, the words “abet” and “conspire” shall have the same meanings as assigned to them respectively in section 107 and 120A of Indian Penal Code.

 PERFORMANCE OF RPF OVER WESTERN RAILWAY For the year 2010, 2011 & 2012:-

Crime against Railway property:-

A) Booked consignment:-

Year

No. of cases

%

                                     Value of property (Rs.)

%

Arrest made

Regd.

Det.

Stolen

Recovery

OS

RE

RPF

2010

53

20

37.74

536450

206200

38.44

53

5

-

2011

82

26

31.71

533161

265054

49.71

73

-

-

2012

57

31

54.38

1877610

1708440

91

93

2

 

 B) Railway Material:-

Year

No. of cases

%

Value of Property (Rs.)

%

Arrest made

Regd.

Det.

Stolen

Recovery

OS

RE

RPF

2010

297

232

78.11

3255399

2318535

71.22

448

6

-

2011

270

181

67.03

4890380

3717414

76.01

340

20

7

2012

295

214

72.54

1383275

855062

61.81

422

7

-

No. of cases registered under Railway Property (Unlawful Possession) Act.:-

             Booked Consignment

                            Railway Material

Year

No.of cases regd.

Property Recovered (Rs.)

Arrest made

No. of cases regd.

Property Recovered (Rs.)

Arrest made

OS

RE

RPF

OS

RE

RPF

2010

20

205200

53

2

-

231

2318535

448

6

-

2011

26

261554

73

-

-

177

2459269

333

20

7

2012

31

1708440

93

2

 

228

845062

422

7

-

        No. of cases registered under Railway Act.:-

Year

No. of person Prosecuted

Amount realized (Rs.)

Sent to Jail

2010

144288

16521896

1803

2011

155229

25297328

912

2012

169212

31532082

902

 

 
                         STAFF WELFARE
Waiting List of Rly Quarter of IPF/SIPF as on 24.09.2013
Sr. NoName S/ShriDesignationPostingChoice if anyDate of ApplicationRemarks
1Ravi Kumar GaudSub-InspectorBDTSBA(W) Bldg No. 175 or STC20/06/2010 
2Mukesh Kumare MeenaSub-InspectorCFO YardMX, BA(W), BCT or STC(W)06/08/2011 
3K.S. NegiInspectorPL(W)LPL or MX12/04/2012 
4Arun Kumar SinghSub-InspectorC/ShedMX, MRU, STC, EPR, LPL04/05/2012 
5Pankaj DhakadInspectorHQ/BCTLPL or 15L09/05/2012 
6Mohd NasirSub-InspectorCW/CCGMX, BA(W), MRU, ADH17/07/2012Out of turn, wifeHeart Patient
7O.P KumawatInspectorBCTMX24/07/2012 
8Mukesh Kumare MeenaSub-InspectorCFO YardMX, BA(W), BCT or STC(W)01/08/2012Out of turn, on medical ground, Medical certificate not enclosed
9Vineet KumarSub-InspectorBDTSBA(W), MX, STC(W)07/08/2012 
10O.P. SaineeInspectorCW/CCGMX29/08/2012 
11Jaipal YadavSub-InspectorBA(L)BA(W), MRU18/12/2012 
12K.K. ChaudharySub-InspectorCW/CCGMX to BVI09/01/2013 
13S.N. KhanInspectorT.E Coy15L/B LPL06/02/2013 
14Sanjay MalsariyaInspectorHQ/BCTMX28/02/2013 
15Bhairu M. BamneSub-InspectorBCT(Post)LPL, BCT, BA(W)05/03/2013 
16S.N. KhanInspectorT.E CoyMumbai Area Type III29/04/2013 
17Than SinghSub-InspectorDDRMX or BA(W)15/06/2013 
18Vineet KumarSub-InspectorBDTSBA(W)22/06/2013Wife's delivery and baby girl




Source : Western Railway CMS Team Last Reviewed on: 01-10-2013  


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