RPF arrests touts for illegal sale of tickets

Maligaon, November 27 (MExN): The Railway Police Force (RPF) of Northeast Frontier Railway during a special checking on illegal selling of railway ticket has arrested one Syed Sadikur Rahman, owner of HiTech System on November 15 at Badarpur. Preliminary investigation revealed that more than 200 railway tickets have been allegedly booked from the shop, a press release from NFR informed. In this regard, a case has been registered at RPF Post, Badarpur. In another case, the release said that the Crime Prevention and Detection Squad (CPDS) Team from Maligaon and New Jalpaiguri held one Pradip Paul (60) on November 10 for unauthorized buying and selling of railway journey tickets. He was handed over to Inspector RPF/New Jalpaiguri, it added.