Friday, Aug 23 2019 | Time 04:23 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Chinese envoy to UN says unacceptable to use China as excuse to leave INF Treaty
  • Modi gets French Prez endorsement - no third party should incite violence in Kashmir
  • No third party should 'incite' violence: India, Pak can resolve Kashmir bilaterally: Macron
  • Seventeen killed in Nigeria road accident
  • FRANCE BACKS INDIA ON KASHMIR, SAYS NO THIRD PARTY SHOULD INTERFERE
  • Trump administration still undecided on foreign aid cuts - Pompeo
  • France has always stood by India in its fight against cross border terrorism: PM Modi
  • TO FIGHT CROSS BORDER TERROR, FRANCE HAS ALWAYS HELPED INDIA: PM MODI
  • Trump, Johnson expected to discuss possible bilateral trade deal at G7 meeting - Official
  • Italian president to decide on snap elections next week after new round of talks
  • UN to stay out of US-Danish dispute over Greenland - Spokesman
  • Italy’s M5S leader aims for new ‘solid' majority in Parliament
States


UP CM lays foundation stone for integrated dial 100 control room

Lucknow, Dec 19 (UNI) In a major step to control law and order situation in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today laid the foundation stone for integrated Dial 100 building which will house the world's biggest intregrated modern Police Emergency Response System here today.
Mr Yadav on the occasion said that the PERS would enable the police to reach the spot at the time of any incident within 20 minutes in the rural area and the response time in urban areas would be 10 minutes in two -wheelers and 15 minutes in four-wheelers.
"This is the biggest project of the state as well as the country for modernisation of the police system and will commence within a year," he announced.
UP government would be spending around Rs 2325.35 crore on the project, which will have sub-centres at Agra and Varanasi.
Mr Yadav laid the foundation at the Gomtinagar Extension, the building will house the call centre which will have 4,800 police vehicles at its disposal across the state to reach out to any SOS call on dial 100 within 10 to 15 minutes.
Several ministers and senior officials were present in the function while state DGP Jagmohan Yadav welcomed the guests.
The state cabinet had already given its nod to the project yesterday.
Under this project, any person can contact the headquarters of Dial 100 through telephone, mobile,SMS and any other way 24X7. All the calls would be recorded and later the case will be closed only if the complainant is satisfied.
Of the total 4800 vehicles to be deployed in the project, 1600 would be two-wheelers and rest four-wheelers besides all of them would be equipped with latest gadgets.
The state government has allotted 8 acres of land for the facility (plot number 7/13) near Shaheed Path for the building which, apart from call center, will also house a training Centre for the personnel who will be trained for attending calls and dealing with emergency situations in terms of dispatching police and emergency assistance.
With 300 communication officers to receive distress calls from all over the state and 200 dispatch officers to rush police help, the country's largest centralised 'Dial 100' police control call center will also extend help at time of medical emergencies.
The facility which is slated to be functional by December 2016, will have police personnel and police vehicles in addition to the district police force, to reach the site of any emergency.
UNI MB DS NS1500
More News

Mishap claims carnivore

23 Aug 2019 | 3:33 AM

Narsinghpur, MP, Aug 22 (UNI) An approximately four-year-old leopardess has died after being rammed by a vehicle on the Narsinghpur-Lakhnadon road in the vicinity of Bachai village.

see more..

Molester lynched in MP

23 Aug 2019 | 3:19 AM

Shivpuri, MP, Aug 22 (UNI) An alleged molester died after being beaten up by some people in Rampura village on Thursday evening.

see more..

Yogi's major reshuffle takes place

22 Aug 2019 | 11:51 PM

Lucknow Aug 22 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here on late Thursday night carried out a major reshuffle in the state ministry creating a new ministry of Jal Shakti in league with Union government and changed portfolios of many senior ministers.

see more..

Minister, MLA among thousands demand to save ashram

22 Aug 2019 | 11:31 PM

Thane, Aug 22 (UNI) Several thousands of people on Thursday participated in the rally organized to save the Sadanand Maharaj Ashram from Tungareshwar from being razed.

see more..
MNS chief appears before ED in connection of ongoing IL&FS probe, quizzed for 8 hours

MNS chief appears before ED in connection of ongoing IL&FS probe, quizzed for 8 hours

22 Aug 2019 | 11:14 PM

Mumbai, Aug 22 (UNI) The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection of the IL&FS alleged money laundering case.

see more..
image