A Railway Protection Force (RPF) constable was arrested for allegedly molesting a minor girl onboard the Murkongselek – Rangia Passenger train on September 17th, 2019. The passengers claimed that the incident took place at around 3:15 pm after crossing the Mazbat Railway Station.
The accused has been identified as PR Shukla of Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh.
As per information, the incident took place when the girl entered the toilet. She was travelling with her friend from Lakhimpur to Rangia. When the girl raised a hue and cry, the co-passengers nabbed the constable and handed him over to the railway police at Udalguri. The victim has registered a case against the constable.
The victim alleged that two other constables, who were also present in the coach, did not extend help to the girl.