Fact Check: Is Indian Railway Protection Force Recruiting Through RPF Constable Recruitment 2022 Exam?

In a statement, Railways said no such recruitment notice has been published by RPF.

Published: January 10, 2022 3:44 PM IST

By India.com News Desk | Edited by Sanstuti Nath

Fact Check: Is Indian Railway Protection Force Recruiting Through RPF Constable Recruitment 2022 Exam?
RPF constable recruitment notice is fake, says Indian Railways

New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Monday debunked fake claims about recruitment in Railway Police Force (RPF) for the post of constable. In a statement, Railways said no such recruitment notice has been published by RPF. “Some websites have published a notice claiming that the Indian Railway Protection Force (RPF) is recruiting through the RPF Constable Recruitment 2022 Exam. No such recruitment notice has been published by the RPF,” the statement said.

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The clarification came after some media reports claimed RPF will soon start recruitment process for the post of constable. Actually, for the past few days, RPF and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) are recruiting male and female police officers through RPF Constable Recruitment 2022 exam. One such notice claimed that the recruitment process for post of constable will also start soon. Indian Railways has called this notice as fake.

What do media reports claim?

The reports claim that Ministry of Railways will soon issue notification regarding RPF Constable Recruitment 2021/2022 for estimated vacancies of around 9000 to 11000 post for both male and female candidates.

What is RPF?

Railway Protection Force (RPF) is a special protection force set up by the Ministry of Railways for the protection of railway passengers and property. Established in 1957, RPF is part of the Indian National Paramilitary Force.

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Published Date: January 10, 2022 3:44 PM IST