Rekha Mishra rescues 950 children, here is what you all need to know about the super cop.
She is not an ordinary policewoman but has served to rescue hundreds of children from runaway and trafficking. She is a Railway Protection Force (RPF) officer from Mumbai.
Rekha Mishra rescues 950 children
In six years of her service as a police officer has rescued more than 950 children from runaway and children trafficking Rekha earned Nari Shakti Puruskar award in 2017 by Ram Nath Kovind.
Her achievements have been published in the SSC textbooks in Maharashtra.
Rekha speaking with Humans of Bombay spoke about her everyday battles. She always wanted to enter and represent the nation in the Police Department.
Therefore, she desired and worked hard to prepare for the exams of sub-inspector role. The day when she cracked the exam, her father who also into the Army told her to strive for a cause.
It is the responsibility for the prevention of women and children of trafficking. She was posted at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai. Rekha Mishra rescues 950 children until today during her service.
Over recent years she has saved hundreds of children, who were kidnapped, runaway from many train stations.
Super cop of Maharashtra
She said to Humans of Bombay that, “I helped nab a 45-year-old man who’d kidnapped a 15-year-old girl. He was on the run for 3 days; they were travelling from Goa.”
“The Goa police sent us the girl’s picture; my team and I surveyed the station. The situation was tense; I couldn’t allow the kidnapper to getaway! As I saw the girl boarding the train, I grabbed her hand and pulled her aside while my team surrounded the kidnapper and arrested him, she added.”
“I’m 35 now, and married, so often the ‘when are you going to have children’ question is asked to me.
I spend 12-14 hours at the station every day and I’m proud of my duty! Children aren’t the only things that make a woman, a woman–sometimes it’s her ambition, her relentlessness,” Rekha stated.
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