Pune Police have received the appreciation of the Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh, as an online survey has shown that 83 percent of the people in Pune have expressed satisfaction over the work done by Pune City Police.
Deshmukh held a meeting at the Pune Police Commissioner office today to review the law and order situation in connection with Covid-19 epidemic. He also released a booklet ‘Public Pulse Survey’ prepared by the Pune Police Commissionerate.
At this time, Pune Police Commissioner Dr K Venkatesham, Pimpri Chinchwad Commissioner of Police Sandeep Bishnoi, Superintendent of Police (Rural) Sandeep Patil, Joint Commissioner of Police Dr Ravindra Shisve, Additional Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ashok Morale, Additional Commissioner of Police (West Region) Dr Sanjay Shinde, Additional Commissioner of Police (East Region) Sunil Fulari, DCP (crime) Bachchan Singh and other senior officers were present.
Home Minister Deshmukh appreciated the officers by saying that he was proud that many police officers and employees in the state have shown sensitivity, and improved the police department’s image, citing examples of police initiatives and works across the state. Earlier in the day, he visited Tadiwala Road and other containment zones, interacted with the citizens, and expressed satisfaction over the police work. He appreciated the Pune City Police for appointing 5,500 special police officers to assist the police during the lockdown period.
The Zonal Deputy Commissioners of Police of Pune police who were also present on the occasion, informed about the implementation of the lockdown, and the necessary facilities provided to the citizens. At this time, the police officials informed the Home Minister about providing food kits to the needy migrants, issuing travel permit passes, provision of vehicles, etc.
Arun Nathani, Chief Executive Officer, Cybage Software, which developed the digital pass system for issuing travel passes during the lockdown, under the leadership of Deputy Commissioner of Police Bachchan Singh, was honored with a certificate of appreciation.
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