In the order, Asthana mentioned that it is felt that the allocation of work to various units of crime should be assigned on the basis of ''specific subjects'' falling under certain verticals, so that focused attention can be given to those crimes which have the propensity to create sensation in India.
"We must strive to ensure the prevention of such crimes, and the launch of the 'Abhaya' project is a step in that direction as the society also needs to be well aware and educated," Asthana said.
The deceased identified as Tinku Ram 30-year-old hailed from Rajasthan’s Alwar district.
The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a lawyer's plea challenging the validity of Rakesh Asthana's appointment as Delhi Police Commissioner.
Former CBI Special Director Rakesh Asthana is the second non-AGMUT cadre person to take over as Delhi Police chief.
From his official handle on Twitter, additional deputy commissioner of police (West) Prashant Gautam said, "Yehe Hum hain..Yehe Hooke Hain.. Aur ab Pawri nahi ho rahi hai
During the crime review meeting held with senior officers of the force, Delhi Police chief also took stock of action taken against criminals involved in a burglary.
The senior Delhi Police officer said initial investigation has suggested the document's link with a pro-Khalistan group, named 'Poetic Justice Foundation'.
The senior IPS officer donned a new role of a food server by serving about 1500 police officials to mark his one-year service of the commissionerate.
Rajasthan police accused of helping parents wishing to marry off daughter against her will
The Delhi Police can not complain of lack of resources nor can it point fingers at anybody else, especially when it comes to dealing with law and order situations, writes Neeraj Kumar, former Commissioner, Delhi Police.
Home Ministry took the decision after the EC gave its nod for extending the tenure of Patnaik in view of Delhi Assembly polls.
The senior officer said the injured policemen will get an ex-gratia of at least Rs 25,000
Thousands of Delhi Police personnel on Tuesday staged a protest against the assault on their colleagues by lawyers at the Tis Hazari court. Read all latest updates here.
The seizures were made during searches at outlets of a jewellery firm in Kolkata on Wednesday, the ED said.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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