SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
RAILWAY PROTECTION FORCE OF SER OBSERVES THE 36THRAISING DAY
Kolkata, 21st September, 2020
The Railway Protection Force of South Eastern Railway observed the 36thRaising Day at this Railway’s Headquarters, Garden Reach today (21.09.2020). Shri D B Kasar, IG-cum Principal Chief Security Commissioner, South Eastern Railway observed the day by distributing cooked meals to the poor and needy people of the vicinity in the wake of Covid-19. As many as 200 cooked meals were distributed to the needy and poor people.
The Raising Day was celebrated to commemorate the conferring of the Armed Force status on Railway Protection Force at par with the other Paramilitary Forces of the Union of India on September 20, 1985.
The Raising Day was also celebrated at various RPF centers of four Divisions viz. Kharagpur, Adra, Chakradharpur and Ranchi of South Eastern Railway. Different programmes in commemoration of RPF Raising Day were organised in maintaining social distancing and health protocols.
Photo Caption: Shri D B Kasar, IG-cum Principal Chief Security Commissioner of South Eastern Railway distributing cooked meals to the poor and needy people in the vicinity during observance of 36th Raising Day.