Woman Pushed Off Running train By GRP Personnel


Jalpaiguri: In yet another incident marking the inhuman approach of GRP personnel towards train passengers, a woman was allegedly thrown off a running train by GRP personnel following an altercation with her husband, police said on Monday.

The woman, Nesa Giri (34), was travelling with her husband, Ramesh Giri (39), in the Teesta-Torsa Express to NJP station on way to her home in Darjeeling from Azimganj station in Murshidabad last night.

Near Farakka, the ticket collector and the GRP constableengaged in a heated argument with Ramesh Giri. As the train neared Farakka station, Nesa Giri was pushed out by the GRP personnel, a police official said.

The woman was rushed to Beniagram Hospital in Murshidabad from where she was taken to Malda General Hospital, hospital sources said. Her husband, Ramesh Giri, has lodged a complaint with the GRP at Farakka station, the police official said.

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