Law And Order

  • Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki assures action to improve law and order September 13, 2014

    Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki and Home Minister Tanga Byaling have assured visible actions to improve the deteriorating law and order in the Itanagar capital complex. This assurance was given when a delegation of Arunachal Pradesh Chamber of Commerce & Industries (ACCI) called on them here on Friday. Giving a...
  • Jammu floods: Faced hostility from the locals, says Air Force September 12, 2014

    Law and order situation has been affected in many areas of Srinagar. Reports of Army and Air Force personnel facing hostility from locals have cropped up. "We encountered hostility from the locals in the first three days," said Air Force member. ...
  • UP Police to pursue pending cases against MPs, MLAs August 14, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Police would effectively pursue pending cases against the elected representatives, in which charges have been framed in courts. A review meeting held at the Prosecution Directorate of the state police today deliberated at length on the pending cases against members of Parliament Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, and...
  • 20 people arrested in Saharanpur violence July 27, 2014

    The situation remains tensed after 3 people were killed and 23 were injured in violent clashes between 2 groups in Saharanpur on Saturday. 20 people have been arrested. Home Minister Rajnath Singh has assured the Uttar Pradesh government of support. "The state government must ensure to maintain law and order",said...
  • Ruckus in Assembly over poor state of law and order in the state July 21, 2014

    The issue of law and order in Uttar Pradesh on Monday generated heat in Lok Sabha with a BJP member alleging increased incidents of rape, murder and dacoities in the state and Samajwadi Party members protestingher remarks. As Speaker Sumitra Mahajan asked firsttime MP Niranjan Jyoti to stop her speech saying...
  • Focus on modernisation of police force in UP: Home Secretary July 12, 2014

    Denying allegations that law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh has gone out of hand, Chief Secretary (Home) Rakesh Bahadur on Friday said state police was being modernised and over Rs 12,000 crore has been approved by the state Assembly for the purpose. Addressing a press conference after a meeting with...
  • UP Legislative Council briefly adjourned over law and order situation in the state June 23, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council was on Monday briefly adjourned following uproar by Opposition over prevailing law and order situation in the state. The issue was raised by BSP and BJP members through adjournment notice demanding a debate on the subject. Om Prakash Sharma of the Teachers' Group alleged that there...
  • SP government helpless before criminals: BSP June 19, 2014

    The SP government in Uttar Pradesh is helpless in front of criminals and does not have the courage to face the opposition over the "collapsed" law and order situation of the state, opposition BSP said on Thursday. "BSP has moved an adjournment motion for immediate debate on the collapsed law and...
  • Opposition raises slogan against SP government in Assembly, question hour adjourned June 19, 2014

    The first day of the Budget session of Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday witnessed noisy scenes, with opposition members raising slogans against the SP government over the law and order situation in the state, forcing the adjournment of the question hour of both the Houses. Even before the proceedings of the...
  • Prohibitory orders issued in Shamli after protests over BKU leader's remarks June 17, 2014

    Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC have been issued for Shamli district in the wake of protests by locals over alleged remarks by Bharatiya Kisan Union leaders, officials said. District Magistrate NP Singh told reporters on Tuesday that the move is aimed at maintaining the law and order situation in...
  • BJP hits out at SP government over dismal law and order situation, says it has failed June 16, 2014

    The Centre on Monday expressed concern over the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh with BJP slamming the Akhilesh Yadav government there for the present state of affairs even as Congress demanded strict action against troublemakers and miscreants. "This should not be taken as some politics being done by us...
  • UP government asks district, police officers to be more responsive June 13, 2014

    Facing flak over poor law and order situation in the state, Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday asked it officials to be more responsive and said they will be held accountable for any negligence in redressal of public grievance. "As per Chief Minister directions all district level officers will change the work...
  • Murder of Asaram's exaide shows complete breakdown of law & order in Gujarat: Congress June 10, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Raking up the murder of Amrut Prajapati, a former aideturnedbaiter of selfstyled godman Asaram by unidentified persons, the opposition Congress on alleged that the law and order situation in BJPruled Gujarat has completely deteriorated. "Murder of Amrut Prajapati shows that law and order situation has completely deteriorated in Gujarat....
  • Akhilesh holds meet of top officials; asks them to introspect June 10, 2014

    Facing flak over the law and order situation in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday held a meeting of top officials in Lucknow and said the kind of work expected from the administration and police in the district was "not being done". Akhileshcalled a meeting of all...
  • BSP demands dismissal of UP government, stages walkout in RS June 10, 2014

    BSP on Monday demanded dismissal of the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh over deteriorating law and order situation and staged a walkout in the Rajya Sabha. Raising the issue soon after the House met for the day, BSP chief Mayawati raised the issue of alleged Badaun rape case and the...
  • UP government issued directives issued to officials to maintain law and order May 9, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh government on Friday issued necessary directives to officials concerned for maintaining law and order during and after counting of votes of the Lok Sabha elections in the state. "Directives have been issued to all the divisional commissioners, IGs zone, range DIGs, DMs and SPs for maintaining law and order...
  • Law and order has touched alltime low in UP: Mayawati May 3, 2014

    Alleging total collapse of law and order machinery under Samajwadi Party rule in Uttar Pradesh, BSP supremo Mayawati on Friday said the Akhilesh Yadav government was playing into the hands of the mafia and underworld dons. "Law and order has touched an all time low in Uttar Pradesh with mafia and...
  • 'If you are an Internet troll, the children around you will act no better': Police chief's brilliant letter to online haters goes viral April 11, 2014

    A police chief, not known for mincing words, has written a heartfelt and direct letter to online haters. Brimfield Police Chief David Oliver wrote a Facebook post mourning the multiple stabbings incident at Franklin Regional High School in Pennsylvania. Soon after a string of abusive comments started, prompting him to...
  • Delhi: Harsh Vardhan writes to Lt Governor expressing concern over law and order February 28, 2014

    Delhi BJP President Harsh Vardhan on Friday wrote to Lt Governor Najeeb Jung expressing his grave concern over deteriorating law and order situation in the city, especially in regard to rising cases of missing children. In the letter written to the Lt Governor, Vardhan demanded appropriate action to prevent crimes like...
  • Opposition stages walkout from UP Legislative Council over law and order situation February 20, 2014

    Opposition parties including BSP,BJP and Congress on Thursday staged a walkout from Uttar PradeshLegislative Council accusing the SP government of not beingserious on the issue of law and order in the state.The issue was raised by all three parties through anadjournment notice during the zero hour demanding a debate onthe...
  • Akhilesh asks police to restore confidence in people February 19, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said law and order problem should be addressed in a manner so as to restore people's confidence in the police. Addressing IPS Officers on the conclusion of Police Week at his official residence, he stressed on improving the image of the police in...
  • Be bold and unbiased, Akhilesh tells IAS officers February 14, 2014

    Describing the next three months before general elections as crucial, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday called upon senior officials of the state to work in an unbiased and bold manner. Inaugurating the 'IAS week' in Lucknow, the Chief Minister asked the gathering of IAS officers of UP cadre...
  • DY Patil highlights Nitish's achievements in assembly's opening session February 14, 2014

    A "positive environment" has been created in Bihar by establishing rule of law which is paving rapid development in different sectors, Governor D Y Patil said on Friday. The approach of the country and the world has changed towards Bihar due to this change in recent years, Patil said while addressing...
  • With 21 crore people don't expect good law and order in UP: Mulayam February 7, 2014

    In remarks that are likely to trigger a row, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday said how can there be a good law and order in Uttar Pradesh when its population is more than 21 crore. When reporters asked the party chief about law and order problems in UP during...
  • Ghaziabad administration goes hitech; creates FB page for complainants October 4, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Residents of Ghaziabad can now complain against deteriorating law and order as well as water and power crisis on Facebook. District administration has decided to reach out to residents through its Facebook page. The DM office has invited residents to post their views, suggestions and complaints against any issue on...
  • Won't tolerate deteriorating law and order in Jharkhand: Hemant Soren to police August 6, 2013

    Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren Monday said his government would not tolerate the state's deteriorating law and order situation and warned the police that heads would roll if the situation was not brought under control at the earliest. Stringent action would be taken against senior police officials if the law...
  • Sikkim Chief Minister supports demand for Gorkhaland June 9, 2013

    Darjeeling: Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling on Saturday said he supports the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland. "We completely support the Gorkhaland demand. However, it is up to the Centre to decide whether it would accept the demand," Chamling told reporters in Siliguri, where he innaugurated a threeday...
  • Bangladesh bans political rallies for one month May 20, 2013

    Dhaka: Bangladesh on Sunday slapped a ban on political rallies for a month to maintain law and order in the wake of deadly protests by Islamists that left at least 28 people dead earlier in May 2013. "Some political parties have caused a law and order problem in the name...
  • Law and order has improved in Assam, says Tarun Gogoi May 19, 2013

    Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said at Guwahati on Saturday there was considerable improvement in the law and order situation in the state over the past 12 years. He added that the government has been able to bring almost all insurgent outfits to the negotiating table. Gogoi completed his second...
  • TN: Law and order situation deteriorating, says Stalin April 29, 2013

    Udhagamandalam: Describing the AIADMK rule as "antipeople", DMK leader MK Stalin on Sunday alleged that law and order situation in Tamil Nadu was deteriorating with increase in murder and other crimes, particularly in the last few months. Contesting the statistics given in the State Assembly, Stalin read out statistics from...