SCR conducts Magisterial Checks against Ticketless Travel

SECUNDERABAD: Hyderabad Division of SCR conducted a  Magisterial Check on 19th July, 2017 to curb Ticketless Travel, unauthorized hawkers and other offences. These  Checks were carried out on advice of Chief Commercial Manager, C&PS, South Central Railway. The  Magisterial Check was conducted under the overall supervision of Shri  B.D. Christopher, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager / Hydearabad Division.

A total of  424 persons were apprehended out of which 313 persons travelling without ticket, 07 cases of Irregular travel , 104  cases of un-booked luggage were detected. An amount of Rs.1,22,185/- (One Lakh Twenty Two Thousand and One Hundred and Eighty Five Rupees) was realised towards penalty during the check.

During the  check conducted in total 14 trains at Level Crossing Gate No.182, near Basara station from 05.00 hrs to 17.00 hrs in a large scale by Senior Divisional Commercial Manager/ Hyderabad, Divisional Commercial Manager/Hydearabad, Assistant Security Commisioner/Hyderabad, 47 Ticket Checking Squad, 07 Ministerial Staff, 07 commercial inspectors, 22 Railway Protection Force (RPF) and 08 Government Railway Police (GRP) Personnel of Kacheguda and Mahabubnagar Sections of Hyderabad Division, SCR. Passengers without ticket were prosecuted with the help of the Hon’ble  Magistrate  for Railways, Nizamabad who attended a camp court conducted at Basara Railway Station.