Indian Police: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Himachal Pradesh launches two initiatives for police
Published: March 21, 2020
The State government of Himachal Pradesh recently launched two initiatives namely Police Station Visitor Survey System and e-Night Beat Checking System for Himachal police. The Visitor survey system would be used for the surveillance of visitors visiting the Police Stations, Police Posts and all police units and will help in creating a database of visitors. ..
New Delhi Police Headquarters inaugurated
Published: October 31, 2019
A new building of Police Headquarters (PHQ) was inaugurated by the Union Minister of Home Affairs Shri Amit shah. The officers and Jawans of Delhi Police Wing are getting a new building headquarters after 70 years. The building was opened on October 31, 2019 to commemorate Sardar Vallabhai Patel’s birth Anniversary. About the building The ..
Ministry of Home Affairs releases Data on Police Organizations
Published: October 25, 2019
The Ministry of home Affairs on October 24, 2019, released the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D). The data are being updated to date 01.01.2018. The report is important for various police analyses and resource allocation in Ministry of Home Affairs as well as at the state level. Highlights of the report Since 2017, ..
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Law- Enforcement Gallantry Medals in India
Published: August 14, 2019
The Indian Government hands out medals to its brave police officers and paramilitary personnel every year for acts of bravery and courage. These medals include the President?s Police Medal for Gallantry (PPMG) and the Police Medal for Gallantry (PMG). These medals are given only to the police officers, paramilitary forces, fire and correction facilities officers ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Union Home Ministry notifies 10 coastal police stations
Published: June 18, 2016
The Union Home Ministry has notified official gazette notification for establishing 10 coastal police stations located along India’s coastline in 9 States and 4 UTs. These police stations have been empowered to register and investigate crimes committed within the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ). Their establishment will end the ambiguity over territorial jurisdiction in the ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2016