The Madhya Pradesh authorities has carried out the police commissionerate system within the metropolitan cities of Bhopal and Indore for the efficient implementation of regulation and order within the two cities. A notification on this regard was issued on Thursday.
The police commissioner system covers 36 police stations in Indore and 38 in Bhopal.
Under this new system, in opposite to the earlier system, the police commissioner won’t should report back to the district Justice of the Peace and the judicial and government powers in crime and regulation and order areas shall be transferred to the police.
House Minister Narottam Mishra mentioned the state authorities has declared city areas and borders as metropolitan areas as per constitutional provisions for the efficient implementation of regulation and order and because the inhabitants of the 2 cities had exceeded 10 lakh.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan mentioned that the police commissionerate system has been carried out in view of the regulation and order necessities arising out of geographical growth and expertise.
The brand new system won’t solely strengthen regulation and order, however may even assist in fixing issues and cracking down on criminals, mentioned the chief minister.
Mr Mishra mentioned that Chief Minister Chouhan was taking a number of steps to enhance the regulation and order scenario within the state, together with introduction of a number of legal guidelines. He mentioned appointments underneath the brand new system can be made in per week.
An Inspector Common of Police-level officer shall be appointed because the Commissioner of Police in each the cities and can have the powers of the Govt Justice of the Peace.
With the implementation of the police commissioner system, the powers and authorities of the Commissioner of Police, Indore and Bhopal have been vested underneath the final management and supervision of the Director Common of Police and Inspector Common of Madhya Pradesh.