1,082 police personnel given medals for gallantry, good service on the occasion of I-day

New Delhi, Aug 14 (PTI) A total of 1,082 police personnel from CAPFs and state forces have been awarded various categories of service medals, including for gallant action, on the occasion of Independence Day, an official statement said Sunday. The decorations include 347 police medal for gallantry (PMG), 87 President’s police medal for distinguished service… Continue reading 1,082 police personnel given medals for gallantry, good service on the occasion of I-day

EC transfers out 28 police personnel from Muzaffarnagar ahead of UP polls

Muzaffarnagar, Sep 18 (PTI) A total of 28 police inspectors, including 11 station house officers, posted here for more than three years, have been shifted to other districts, an official said on Saturday. According to Preetinder Singh, DIG, Saharanpur range, the order came on Friday on the directive of the Election Commission, which stated that… Continue reading EC transfers out 28 police personnel from Muzaffarnagar ahead of UP polls

Strength of women police personnel is 2,15,504: MHA

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai informed the Lok Sabha that according to the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) data, the strength of women police personnel is 2,15,504 which is 10.30 per cent of the actual strength of 20,91,488 police personnel in states and UTs… Continue reading Strength of women police personnel is 2,15,504: MHA

Rekha Sharma gets three-year extension as NCW chief

New Delhi, August 06 (PTI): Rekha Sharma was Friday given a three-year extension as the chairperson of the National Commission for Woman (NCW), according to an official order. In a notification, the Women and Child Development Ministry said, ”Central Government hereby nominates Rekha Sharma as Chairperson of the National Commission for Women, for another term… Continue reading Rekha Sharma gets three-year extension as NCW chief

5.31 lakh police posts vacant in India, max in UP: Govt

New Delhi, Mar 16 (PTI): There were over five lakh vacancies in police departments across states and Union territories in the country, with the maximum posts lying vacant in Uttar Pradesh, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. As per data compiled by the Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D), the sanctioned strength of police was… Continue reading 5.31 lakh police posts vacant in India, max in UP: Govt

183 kin of Maharashtra cops who died on duty get jobs

Nagpur, Feb 25 (PTI): The Maharashtra police have provided jobs to more than 180 family members of police personnel who died while on duty, including those in fight against coronavirus, DGP Hemant Nagrale said on Thursday. Addressing a press conference here, Nagrale said appointment letters were issued this week to 183 family members of police… Continue reading 183 kin of Maharashtra cops who died on duty get jobs

Chakka jam: Around 50,000 police, paramilitary forces deployed in Delhi-NCR

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): Around 50,000 of Delhi Police, Paramilitary and Reserve Forces deployed in Delhi-NCR region to maintain law and order situation here on Saturday, amid ‘chakka jaam’ call by the protesting farmers’ representatives. At least 12 metro stations have also been put on alert, police said. “Around 50,000 personnel of Police,… Continue reading Chakka jam: Around 50,000 police, paramilitary forces deployed in Delhi-NCR

Delhi cops aged above 50 on priority list for COVID-19 vaccination

New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) Delhi Police personnel who are above 50 years of age will be on priority list for getting the COVID-19 vaccination, an official said on Wednesday. “The force has a strength of over 80,000 personnel and they have registered themselves for the vaccination. The date, time and place of vaccination for… Continue reading Delhi cops aged above 50 on priority list for COVID-19 vaccination

CM award for over 3,000 uniformed services personnel

Chennai, Jan 13 (PTI): As many as 3,186 police and other uniformed services personnel will be presented the Tamil Nadu Chief Ministers Medals on the occasion of Pongal in recognition of their outstanding devotion to duty, the government said on Wednesday. The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister’s Constabulary Medals awards will be presented to 3,000 police… Continue reading CM award for over 3,000 uniformed services personnel

Delhi Police chief announces raise in insurance cover for personnel

New Delhi, Jan 2 (PTI): Delhi Police Commissioner S N Shrivastava on Saturday announced a raise in the insurance cover for the personnel of the force in case of natural and accident deaths as well as suicides. Extending greetings on the occasion of New Year, he said all policemen above 40 years would undergo compulsory… Continue reading Delhi Police chief announces raise in insurance cover for personnel