Director general of police Sanjay Kundu on Friday said there had been a 23% reduction in road mishaps and a 36% drop in injuries in Himachal in 2020. A total 2,187 road accidents took place in the state in 2020 (till December 26) against 2,844 mishaps in 2019.
Updated on Jan 02, 2021 01:13 AM IST
Uttarakhand’s new Director General of Police Ashok Kumar said the formation of PPGRC was an important step for the welfare of police personnel.
Published on Dec 01, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Hindustan times, Dehradun | Kalyan Das
Ten former IPS officers, including ex-Mumbai Police commissioner Julio Ribeiro, had questioned Delhi Police’s probe into Delhi riots cases,and accused them of implicating anti-CAA protesters
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 11:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The commission had taken suo motu cognisance of the matter and issued notice to the state’s director-general of police seeking a detailed report in the matter within four weeks
Published on Sep 10, 2020 08:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent
Dilbagh Singh also rewarded the BSF team, which shot down a Pakistani drone, loaded with a sophisticated rifle and seven grenades, in Kathua district’s Hiranagar sector last week.
Updated on Jun 30, 2020 06:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jammu |Ravi Krishan Khajuria
CHANDIGARH Punjab director general of police (DGP) Dinkar Gupta on Friday announced to earmark a designated police officer in the rank of assistant sub-inspector/head constable/constable, for each of the 12,700 villages of the state. The designated police officer would provide “a ready point of contact for the people living in the villages of the state”, he said.
Published on Feb 14, 2020 11:10 PM IST
Crackdown led to recovery of 30 weapons from criminals arrested during raids in Ferozepur range and adjoining states of Haryana, Rajasthan after interrogation of Sukhpreet Singh, alias Budha, who was deported from Armenia in November last year
Updated on Feb 13, 2020 11:25 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhHT Correspondent
The Punjab and Haryana high court on Thursday issued a notice to the Punjab government and the director general of police (DGP) on the plea of Kapurthala Charan Singh, seeking protection from his real estate business partner Ranjit Singh, who had been allegedly threatening him.
Published on Dec 26, 2019 11:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | HT Correspondent, Jalandhar
Promised stern action against anyone found involved in the politician-gangster nexus in the state
Published on Dec 08, 2019 12:15 AM IST
The CJI has called UP Chief Secretary Rajendra Kumar Tiwari and DGP Om Prakash Singh and will have the meeting in his chamber, they said.
Updated on Jul 19, 2020 07:59 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Published on Oct 11, 2019 12:06 AM IST
Hindustan Timnes, Jalandhar | , JalandharHT Correspondent
The wife of ASP consumed phenyl and wife of another SP rank officer of Agra, earlier posted in Lucknow, has written a letter to Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) O. P. Singh demanding action against her husband.
Updated on Sep 18, 2019 01:12 PM IST
Etawah(UP) |Indo Asian News Service
The DGP was summoned by the court after additional director general of police (ADGP) and head of the special task force (drugs prevention) Harpreet Sidhu had apprised the court in the last hearing that an additional 1,000 cops were required for the task force.
Updated on Sep 04, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
The former cop has alleged that even though Jaiswal was tainted after his role in derailing investigations in the Telgi fake stamp paper scam came to light, the chief minister and state promoted him to the post of DGP.
Updated on Aug 15, 2019 02:20 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | , MumbaiK A Y Dodhiya
The NHRC said it has taken suo motu cognizance of media reports that a TV journalist in west Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli district was assaulted by railway policemen on the night of June 11.
Updated on Jun 15, 2019 12:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow |HT Correspondent
A delegation of SP leaders, led by Rajendra Chaudhary, met UP chief electoral officer L Venkateshwarlu and submitted a memorandum mentioning the problems found in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh.
Published on Apr 30, 2019 09:45 AM IST
Hindustan Times, LUCKNOW | HT Correspondent
During the meeting, new director-general of police (DGP), Manoj Yadava also sought reports from the deputy commissioners of police (DCPs) about the security measures in their areas to curb crime.
Published on Mar 10, 2019 03:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | HT Correspondent
“If media is putting you in the forefront, believe me, you are bound to be pulled up in future if you fail to deliver. This is the reason I also maintain a distance from the media,” the CM said.
Published on Mar 07, 2019 03:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patna | HT Correspondent
Police have to take retaliatory action in self defence when hardened criminals open fire at them. As many as 72 criminals were killed and 931 injured in such encounters since March 2017. Most of the deceased had a long criminal history.
Updated on Jan 23, 2019 08:49 AM IST
The states said since police is an exclusive jurisdiction, the DGP’s appointment should also vest with the state government.
Updated on Jan 17, 2019 12:02 AM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The DGP though didn’t reveal by when this service will be rolled out, adding that it’s in nascent stage.
Updated on Oct 17, 2018 12:33 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | , ChandigarhRajanbir Singh
Director general of police OP Singh said that the Uttar Pradesh police was not a trigger-happy but people-friendly force and there was no resentment among constables.
Published on Oct 05, 2018 02:26 PM IST
Current DGP Satish Mathur retires on June 30; most officers in fray are either nearing retirement or not preferred by govt
Updated on Jun 20, 2018 12:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times | Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
The NHRC has taken serious note of media reports, which claimed that the incident was triggered because the groom rode a mare during the traditional “Bindauri” ceremony, which takes place a day before a wedding
Updated on May 01, 2018 10:54 PM IST
Press Trust of India |Press Trust of India
Sangeeta Sengar said the media had already declared her husband guilty of raping the woman. Sengar has denied the charges.
Published on Apr 11, 2018 09:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | , LucknowRohit K Singh
Deputy chief minister Y Patton, in a letter to Rajnath Singh on March 28, had requested that the Union ministry of home affairs consider “’posting an officer of sufficient seniority from other cadre as DGP Nagaland’.
Updated on Apr 11, 2018 01:38 PM IST
Sadiq Naqvi, Hindustan Times, Guwahati | HT Correspondent
Additional superintendent of police BP Ashok sent his resignation letter to President Ram Nath Kovind alleging dilution of the Schedule Castes and Schedule Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
Published on Apr 03, 2018 01:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | , LucknowHT Correspondent