Vatika- RPF Gazetted Officers Mess
The central Mess for RPF Gazetted Officers at Brar Square, Delhi was announced/ sanctioned by the Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Sh. Ram Vilas Paswan during the RPF Raising Day Parade Ceremony held on 21.09.1997. The General Manager/ Northern Railway allotted an area of 2 Acre near Brar Square Railway Station for the construction of this Mess.
The foundation stone of RPF Officers’ Mess was laid by Sh. V.K. Aggarwal, Chairman, Railway Board on 24.04.1998 in presence of Sh. Subhash Mehta, GM/NR. The construction of the Mess was completed in June, 2003 and the same was inaugurated by Sh. Nitish Kumar, Hon’ble Minister of Railways on 15.06.2003. Thereafter, the Mess is being used for organizing meeting, get together and force activities, extensively.
A proposal for construction of a residential block consisting of 4 Suites and 16 Rooms for RPF Officers was sanctioned in 2008-09 and the same was inaugurated on 07.11.2010 by the then DG/RPF, Sh. Ranjit Sinha.
There are 02 Committees at Vatika for supervision, entire management and day to day running of Mess.
(1) Executive Committee- DG/RPF is the president of Executive committee.
(2) Mess Committee- The composition of Mess Committee is as under:
(i) Secretary- DIG/Establishment, Railway Board,
(ii) Joint Secretary- CSC/Northern Railway,
(iii) Treasurer- Sr. CO/6BN/RPSF
(iv) Member- Sr.DSC/DLI/NR,
(v) Member- Adjutant/ 6BN/RPSF,
(v) Cultural Secretary- As opted by Secretary.