In order to make train journey safer, the Ministry
of Railways has urged passengers not to carry and
also not let their co-passengers to carry
inflammable objects while travelling on the trains.
Travelling in trains with explosives and inflammable
objects like crackers, gas cylinder, acid, petrol,
kerosene, dry grass/leaves, thermic welding, sigri,
stove etc is not permitted. Carrying such
inflammable objects on the trains is a punishable
offence under Section 164 of the Railway Act, 1989
where the offender may get an imprisonment upto 3
years, or a fine of Rs. 1,000/- or both and under
Section 165 where a fine of Rs. 500/- is applicable.
Passengers can use Security helpline numbers
011-23303982, 011-23303983, 011-23303748 in this