Jamshedpur, Aug. 1 : Deputy inspector general (DIG) Kolhan, Saket Kumar Singh has said that the 300 posts of police assistants for which a recruitment drive had started at the Golmuri police line in April will be given appointment letter for their posting in East Singhbhum district by August 15.
On Monday he reviewed the undetected cases of murder registered with the police station across Jamshedpur. Singh later told the reporters that they have instructed the police to get such undetected cases which are linked to property dispute at the earliest.
Singh had visited Jamshedpur today and held a review meeting with the senior SP, Anoop T Mathew and SP (City) Prashant Anand. Singh , when asked, said that the law and order situation in the city is not that bad. But still the city police have to be more pro-active in stopping crimes like snatching, theft, loot and arms-peddling in the city.
“A number of firing incidents has taken place at few localities in the city in the recent past, but the police have also been succeeded to nab those involved in such incidents. The overall law and order situation in the city is not as bad,” said the DIG.
The senior police officer had also discussed about the vehicular traffic system in the city with senior SP, SP (city) and DSP (traffic) and asked them to continue the helmet-checking drive rigorously so as to curb fatal mishaps involving the two-wheeler riders. Vehicular traffic, the major concern during the season will be under the administration’s scanner from this week as this issue is also an impediment in the way of organizing smooth festivals.
“Road accidents leading to blockading of streets is very common in the city so, to avoid such scenes during pujas the traffic police has worked out revised route chart for heavy vehicles movement that will be made public next week,” informed a district traffic official.