To curb ticketless travel and to facilitate hassle free travel by genuine passengers, N.F. Railway has been carrying out relentless drive against ticketless travelling.
About 7.13 lakhs numbers ticketless passengers were detected by N.F. Railway in 2018 against previous year’s detection of 5.75 lakhs of such passenger.
This is about 24% (approx) higher in regard to number of cases detected in comparison to previous financial year.
N.F. Railway authority has also realized an amount of Rs. 46.17 cr from ticketless travellers as penalty during last financial year in comparison to Rs. 39.12 cr realized during previous year.
This is the highest ever penalty realization by N.F. Railway since formation of this Zone in 1959.