Continuing the fight to detect illegal migrants and Rohingyas the Railway Protection Force (RPF) of Northeast Frontier Railway has apprehended nine Bangladeshi/Rohingiyas and from Agartala railway station while conducting a special checking on 15th December, 2022.
On the incident day, RPF team of Agartala jointly with GRP/Agartala conducted a special check against illegal migrants in all the incoming and outgoing trains at Agartala railway station. While checking they detected 09 Bangladeshi (05 females & 04 males). On interrogation they could not produce any valid documents and later confessed that they were from Bangladesh and of Myanmar origin. Later all the 09 Bangladeshi/ Rohingiyas were apprehended and brought to RPF/Post/Agartala and handed over to Officer In-charge/Government Railway Police/ Agartala for further legal action.
RPF staff deployed at stations and trains are very vigilant and keep a close eye on illegal migrants, rohingyas and suspected persons.