RPF Delhi Div raids against Unauthorized Travel agencies
Based on source information received, a joint raid was conducted by a team of personnel from RPF Delhi Division and Vigilance Department, Northern Railway at the premises of an unauthorized travel agency M/s. Subhash Travels, Chandni Chowk, Delhi on 26.03.2015.
During the raid 15 E-Tickets (issued on personal ID) were seized from the unauthorized travel agency. The total value of these tickets is Rs 60,240/-. The owner of the said agency was arrested Under Section 143 of The Railways Act and handed over to Railway Protection Force, Lahori Gate, New Delhi.
Northern Railway reiterates its appeal to general public to refrain from purchase of rail tickets from unauthorized agencies and touts. Unauthorized buying and selling of reserved tickets is an offence under Section 143 of the Railways Act. Passengers who buy tickets from unauthorized travel agents may lose both their tickets and the reserved accommodation, if such tickets are confiscated during raids.