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RPF NFR Rrcovers Smuggled Goods worth Rs. 5.85 Crore

RPF NFR Rrcovers Smuggled Goods worth Rs. 5.85 Crore

Guwahati, Nov 18 (HS): The Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel of N.F. Railway have been conducting vigorous drives against the menace of transportation of contraband goods through trains over N.F. Railway. RPF has been successful in recovering contraband articles like cannabis, foreign cigarettes, foreign made clothes, drugs, narcotics, cosmetics, morphine and whiskey etc. along with apprehend of involved persons.

The Railway Protection Force of N.F. Railway detected 219 cases during current year up to the month of October, 2019. During this period, RPF personnel recovered contraband items worth about Rs. 5.85 crore and apprehended 57 persons involved in transportation of contraband goods and prosecuted them as per law. RPF of NFR detected 21 cases of smuggling of contraband goods through trains over N.F. Railway during October, 2019.


It may be mentioned here that during last three years, i.e. from the year 2017 up to the month of October this year RPF of NFR has detected 586 cases of smuggling of contraband goods and items worth about Rs. 16.48 crore were recovered. RPF of NFR also apprehended 168 persons involved in transportation of contraband goods at various stations and trains over N.F. Railway during this period.

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