Top RPF Official headed High Level Team Formed To Probe Shooting On Jaipur-Mumbai Train…….

Last Updated on August 1, 2023 by admin

A five-member high-level committee has been constituted to investigate the incident in which the RPF constable allegedly shot dead four persons on a moving train, GRP officials said. They also told agencies that, the RPF constable identified as Chetan Singh allegedly shot dead Assistant Sub-Inspector Tikaram Meena and three passengers near Palghar station on July 31.

After the incident, an FIR has been registered at Borivali Government Railway Police in Mumbai against the constable Chetan Kumar under sections 302, Arms Act and Railway Police Act and he was arrested. Officials said that statements are being recorded of the passengers who were present on the train at the time of the shoot out. Police are also trying to reach out to passengers and requesting them to come forward to record their statements as many of the witnesses are horrified by the incident and not ready to record the statements, said an official.

The high-level team led by the Additional Director General (ADG) of the RPF comprises P C Sinha, the Principal Chief Security commissioner of Western Railway, Ajoy Sadany, the Principal Chief Security commissioner of Central Railway, Narsingh the Principal Chief Commercial Manager of the North Western Railway, J P Rawat, the Principal Chief Medical Director of the North Central Railway and Prabhat, the Principal Chief Personnel Officer of the West Central Railway.

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