Police: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Operation Muskaan launched

On July 14, 2020, Operation Muskaan was launched in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Highlights The operation aims at tracing missing children, prevent child labour and bonded child labour and rescue children engaged as domestic helps. Operation Muskaan The operation is conducted by the police of Andhra Pradesh. Police force was joined by Juvenile Welfare, ..

Officials use drones in the fight against COVID-19

The police in Telangana recently made use of drones from Marut Drones in various roles to help in the fight against COVID-19. For Disinfection The Marut drones were originally launched in 2018 for spraying insecticides on lakes for controlling mosquito population. The drones are now used for spraying disinfectants in public spaces like parks, warehouses, ..

Haryana Police adopts unique barcoding software ‘Trakea’

The state police department of Haryana has adopted a unique barcoding software that will ensure foolproof security to the thousands of forensic samples that form the backbone during any criminal investigation system and subsequent trials, collected from the scene of the crime to be tampered free. Trakea will ensure a secure and tamper-free tracking system ..

37th National Symposium of Heads of Police Training Institutions

The 37th National Symposium of Heads of Police Training Institutions will be conducted in New Delhi on 12th and 13th December 2019. The National Symposium is organized by the Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D). Retd. IPS, Member of Lokpal, Archana Ramasundaram will be the chief guest for the inaugural session. The theme for ..

Measures taken by the Government to prevent crime against Women

The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, G.Kishan Reddy in a written reply to Lok Sabha on Tuesday, 10th December 2019 informed that women safety is a high priority for the Government and has implemented several schemes and initiatives which are- (1) The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act 2013 enacted for effective deterrence against sexual ..