Guwahati, May 17: Five minor boys were rescued and two traffickers arrested by the Railway Police Force (RPF) from Rangiya Railway Station on May 16.
NFR officials informed that they had intelligence inputs on the movement of traffickers, after which RPF personnel were deployed to take necessary steps.
The minor boys and two traffickers have been handed over to the GRP (Government railway Police) for further action.
It may be mentioned here that the RPF has already rescued around 170 children from railway premises in the region in 2018. The same was 515 for 2017, with arrest of 11 traffickers.