• search

Mayawati iterates committed to rid UP of criminals

Written by: Staff
|

Lucknow, Oct 21 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today said her government was committed to rid the society of criminals.

Addressing a function on the occasion of Police Commemoration Day here, Ms Mayawati underlined her government's motto 'Sarvajan Hitai, sarvajan sukhai' (welfare of all, happiness of all).

She called upon the UP Police for making valuable contribution to this end and nurturing a fearless society.

''The police has to work tirelessly, zealously and virtuously to maintain internal security in UP,'' she added.

The CM informed that the work for modernisation of the state police was on and all the police stations were being computerised.

On the occasion, she announced a budget of Rs 100 crore towards the welfare schemes for the state police. ''No stone would be left unturned for the well-being of the police personnel in UP.'' The CM also paid homage to martyred policemen and felicitated their family.

Till September 1 this year, a total of 711 policemen had laid down their lives on the call of duty all over the country.

UP alone accounted for 134 out of 711, including a DSP, 2 inspectors, 13 sub inspectors, 15 head constables, a head operator, 96 constables and 6 police drivers.

UNI

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more