UP police adds more feathers in its cap, third award in a row

UP police adds more feathers in its cap, third award in a row

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh police receives more accolades in the form of three awards for Vikalp Portal, UP dial 100 and twitter seva conferred upon it at a function in New Delhi on Thursday. Out of 133 entries, the FICCI and Vivekanand International Foundation selected UP police for these awards for smart policing. Director General Mahila […]

Were top-most UP officials too casual to handle Saharanpur situation ?

Were top-most UP officials too casual to handle Saharanpur situation ?

Lucknow: The Dalit-Thakur riots in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh may have taken toll of DM and SSP but fact remained that it was poor monitoring from the top officials. The then Principal Secretary (home ) Debashish Panda and Director General of Police (DGP) Sulkhan Singh had visited the district on May 8 last but did […]

Yogi govt orders on the spot verification of Lko-Agra Expressway

Yogi govt orders on the spot verification of Lko-Agra Expressway

Lucknow: The probe into 15000-crore Lucknow-Agra Expressway, dream project of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, will enter another crucial phase on Sunday when an expert team will do physical verification of the construction quality. In a first of its kind, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of UP Expressway Development Authority (UPEIDA) Avnish Kumar […]

District police coordination committees: tools for political 'sifaarish' only

District police coordination committees: tools for political ‘sifaarish’ only

Lucknow: The latest order of Yogi government about setting up police coordination committees with public representatives in the districts is more likely to adversely impact the impartial functioning of state police which is already under fire for its below-par performance in the recent past. The committees headed by district police chiefs has taken place in […]

UP IAS Kunwar Fateh Bahadur joins BSP after retirement, made spokesman

UP IAS Kunwar Fateh Bahadur joins BSP after retirement, appointed spokesman

Lucknow: Another retired IAS officer has taken a plunge into politics as Uttar Pradesh cadre officer Kunwar Fateh Bahadur Singh joins Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party. Immediately, he has been made party spokesman to represent party in media debates, a first with BSP. An 1981-batch Kunwar Fateh Bahadur has recently attained superannuation and joined BSP. A […]