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RPF raid travel agency in Dimapur, recover E-ticket worth Rs 16,542; One held

RPF raid travel agency in Dimapur, recover E-ticket worth Rs 16,542; One held
(Railway Protection Force officials along with the arrested person at Dimapur on January 25, 2021)

Dimapur, January 27 (NEx): A joint team of Railway Protection Force on Monday, January 25, 2021 raided an IRCTC authorized travel agency office in Dimapur and recovered illegal e-tickets worth Rs 16,542. The owner of the travel agency was arrested in this connection.

Northeast Frontier Railways on Wednesday informed that, acting on the basis of information, a joint team consisting of officers and staffs of Railway Protection Force (RPF) /Crime Intelligence Branch (CIB), Lumding and RPF, Dimapur conducted raid in a travelling agency namely Umrawati Travel (IRCTC authorized) at Dimapur on January 25, 2021.

During the raid, the team recovered, seven (07) numbers of past journey e-tickets having value Rs. 16,542/- (All booked through personal ID), one CPU, one mobile phone and other incriminating documents. The team also arrested the owner of the agency, namely, Bikash Jaiswal.

After seizure of all the recovered items, the arrested person was handed over to RPF, Post Dimapur and a case was registered under Section 143 Railway Act, it informed.