Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren said that better policing is very important for the betterment and development of the state and its people.
Addressing a high-level review meeting held with the Superintendents of Police of the districts here he said that the role of superintendents of police is very important in better policing and maintenance of law and order, especially in the districts.
He said that have to fulfill their responsibility and also remain alert and attentive to deal with various challenges. He said that they also need to work at their level on how to improve law and order as their positive initiative creates an atmosphere of peace and harmony in the state.
The Chief Minister said that crime has many faces. He said that various types of criminal cases are coming to the fore and incidents like cybercrime and harassment of women are on the rise. To deal with them they have to work with a concrete strategy and need to take full action in this direction to get justice at the earliest. He asked the police officers that to take strict action to deal with the criminals.
At the same time, they have to fulfill their responsibilities in women and family matters with full sincerity and sensitivity. In both such situations, their decision matters a lot and therefore they should take such a step, which will bring positive results.
Hemant Soren said that sometimes small incidents turn into bugs due to rumors or any other reason, such incidents spread so fast that its effect is seen on a large section, therefore, such incidents do not catch fire they should take full care of it. He asked the officers to deal with such cases with utmost care and vigilance so that it can be controlled at that level itself.
The Chief Minister gave several important instructions to the police to control the criminal incidents in the state. He said that the perpetrators of criminal incidents should be identified and strict action should be taken. In order to review the criminal incidents in the state, the Chief Minister took district-wise detailed information of many cases including murder, robbery, dacoity, ransom, house breaking, rape and gave necessary instructions.
He directed for quickly serving warrants, speed up charge sheet filing, and investigation of cases should be expedited. Many people are in jail for a long time in small cases such cases should be dealt with expeditiously on a priority basis. Further, there should not be any laxity in patrolling in cities and highways.
He asked to improve connectivity with police information systems in rural areas and improve the system of police stations and speedy disposal of cases. To increase the credibility of the people towards the uniform police should take necessary action. He asked the officials to promote Shakti App, so that women can register their complaints online. There should be also regular campaigns against the eve teasers around the schools and colleges.