We are Trying to Make Telangana a Crime-Free State: DGP

We are Trying to Make Telangana a Crime-Free State: DGP
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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)

State DGP M Mahender Reddy has said that they were striving to make the Telangana a crime-free state. On Thursday, Mahender Reddy had a meeting with the families of criminals under Habibnagar police station in Old City.
Speaking on the occasion, Mahender Reddy said that the department has taken up comprehensive survey of criminals on Thursday. He said that they have taken up survey to bring a change among the criminals. He said that they collected the details of the criminals’ family conditions and as to what they were doing now. The department will do jio tagging with the areas where criminals were residing and the department will keep surviellance on the movements of criminals.

On the other hand, City police commissioner Srinivasrao has participated in the survey at Ramnagar area. Speaking on the occasion, Srinivas Rao said that 45,000 criminals were there in five zones in Hyderabad city. About 4,000 criminals, who committed crime in Hyderabad city, were living outside the city and about 3000 criminals, who committed crime in Hyderabad, were living in other states, he informed. He said that the survey will continue till the collection of details of total criminals ends.

Madhapur Zone DCP Vishwaprasad has said that 20,000 criminals were there under Cyberabad police commissionerante. He said that the department has taken up survey as part of the steps taken up by it to infuse confidence among the common people. (NSS)