Delhi High Court on Wednesday restrained Indus Towers and New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) from entering into a contract to provide free WiFi and set up CCTVs on 18,500 street poles in areas under the civic body's jurisdiction.
A project to install over 6000 CCTV cameras in Mumbai at a cost of Rs 949 crore to beef up surveillance in crucial places of the city will be completed by September next year, a Maharashtra Home department official has said.
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday said it is not considering any scheme to install CCTV cameras and biometric attendance systems in primary schools for improving the attendance of teachers as it cannot bear the financial burden.
Under attack on the law and order situation in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said that police has done good work which has not been properly highlighted due to "politics".
Delhi High Court on Friday chided the government for installing 15,000 CCTV cameras within weeks for US President Barack Obama's upcoming visit here, but failing to act fast when it comes to meet the needs of the citizens.
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