A RPF Commando Team has been formed for Metro Railway, Kolkata to tackle any unforeseen circumstances.
The Commando Team consisting of 02 officers and 28 staff have undergone rigorous training for Counter Terrorism & Jungle Warfare at CTJW College/Kanker/Chhattisgarh and are being deployed at Metro stations of Metro Railway, Kolkata.
The Commando Training have imparted and developed high quality of leadership, devotion to duty, alertness, physical and mental robustness to make them capable in carrying and sustained offensive counter insurgency, counter terrorism operation and to counter any unforeseen circumstances.
The Commando Team performs duty in two shifts i.e. ‘B’ Shift from 06.30 hrs to 14.30 hrs and in ‘C’ Shift from 14.30 hrs till last Metro train. The Commando party moves at random all over the jurisdiction of Metro Railway, Kolkata to create sense of safety and security in the minds of passengers.