Touts arrested

17 May 2018

South Eastern Railway is organizing regular raids and vigilance checks at the Reservation Offices in its jurisdiction to curb fraudulent activities in connection with booking of railway tickets.
During the last one month, 5 touts were arrested by South Eastern Railway team. Among them, 2 touts were arrested from the Booking Counter at Old Koilaghat, Kolkata while 1 tout was nabbed from Rabindra Sadan Booking Office, Kolkata.  Two other touts were arrested from Rourkela and Garbeta Booking Offices.
The touts were prosecuted U/S 143 of the Railways Act and the drive to curb malpractice in Ticket Booking is continuing. (EOIC)