DGP launches Technology Fusion Centre
M Mahender Reddy on Sunday took charge as the Director-General of Police (In-charge) of Telangana State on Sunday. Reddy who took charge from Anurag Sharma, thanked the Chief Minister, K Chandrashekhar Rao for giving him the responsibility as head of the State police. Efforts will continue at making Telangana a crime free State and focus will be on implementation of friendly policing, he said. There were many challenges post bifurcation and the police tackled them effectively. “Also, issues like child sexual abuse, crime against women and others were given due importance and dealt with utmost attention,” Reddy said. Mahender Reddy is the second DGP of Telangana State. A graduate in civil engineering from National Institute of Technology, Warangal, he got selected for IPS in 1986. Meanwhile, Additional Commissioner (law and order) VV Srinivasa Rao took charge as in-charge Hyderabad Police Commissioner on Sunday morning. (Photo: Zabi)
Director General of Police M Mahendar Reddy today inaugurated the first ever Technology Fusion Centre in the Hyderabad City Police Commissionerate.
Speaking on the occasion, Mahendar Reddy said the fusion centre was established with the latest technology and all the information relating to the police force are tested in the ‘Fusion Centre’ to install at the main CCC. Emergency Response Unit, CC cameras command control will be linked with it so that it would greatly reduce the crime rate in the State. He also said the Technology Fusion Centre will be shifted to the Banjara Hills Command Control Centre when it was launched after completion.
Stating that Police department will be synonymous with Technology, the DGP said
said the center will be a replicate of Command and Control Centre (CCC) for Police which will set up in 20 storied building, at Banjara Hills to be operational by this year end.