The Telangana Chief Minister, Mr. K. Chandrasekhar Rao, has given his signal to revamp the state police department.
KCR has convened a full-fledged meeting of the police officials, which includes ground-level to higher-level officials, i.e. from SI to DGP level and officers from all other departments and IPS officers.The meeting is scheduled to take place at Pragati Bhavan, on May 19. The meeting assumes, the significance in the backdrop of the recent allegations made by AICC General Secretary, Digvijay Singh.
Digvijay Singh accused the Telangana Police of running a fake website, to encourage Muslim youth to join the terror outfit ISIS. The would be the first meeting, in which KCR is expected to review the working of police department and interact personally with a cross section of police officals, to know the ground situation. Besides law and order, tackling of social evils, removing anti-social activities, and action to be taken against such gangs, should be discussed in the meeting, added KCR.
Interacting with the police officers, working at the ground-level, will help to get to know the issues of the cops and citizens, said KCR. The Telangana CM has asked DGP, Anurag Sharma, to invite the police officers from all departments. The CM wanted the resulting conference to deliberate on these issues and take permanent measures. KCR also asked the officials, to attend the conference,
with proper information and data on all these issues.
Points to ponder
- What is the condition of police stations?
- Do police stations have proper furniture?
- What is the condition of the police station buildings?
- Whether activities like sale of gudumba, gambling are under control?
- How to control drugs and ganja?
- How to stop girl trafficking?
- Is there any commercial sex trade going on?
- How is the police responding to complaints on atrocities against SC/STs?
- What are the measures to be taken to stop fake certificates, currency and documents?
- What action to be taken to prevent supply of spurious seeds?
- What are the accident-prone spots and how to prevent them?
- What are the places affected most by train robberies and how to stop them?
- How is the police acting against chain snatchers and pickpockets?
- Are there any specialized crimes? How to prevent white collar crimes, etc.