Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi today held a high level review meeting on law and order situation and stressed on posting of police officers from SC and ST, Minorities and women for better delivery of justice.
Separation of investigation and law and order is the core to police reforms, the Supreme Court today said asking state governments to respond as to what action it has taken in the last eight years since it passed the order on the issue.
The Andhra Pradesh assembly witnessed uproarious scenes Friday as heated exchange between ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and opposition YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) marked the debate on law and order situation.
Telangana government on Saturday appeared on a collision course with Centre after it refused to "honour or implement" Union Home ministry`s directives on special powers related to law and order in Hyderabad vested in Governor, with Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao tonight seeking immediate withdrawal of the orders.
Under attack from the opposition parties over the `deteriorating` law and order situation in the state, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Thursday warned police officials that any laxity in crime control at any level would not be tolerated.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandra Babu Naidu will head a meeting here tomorrow with all the 13 district collectors of the state, to review law and order as well as progress of various government schemes.
The issue of law and order in Uttar Pradesh Monday generated heat in Lok Sabha with a BJP member alleging increased incidents of rape, murder and dacoities in the state and Samajwadi Party members protesting her remarks.
The opposition Congress Thursday staged a walkout from the West Bengal Assembly demanding discussion on law and order in the state following the death of a hotel owner in Howrah town allegedly due to a threat call by a local gangster.
The Union Home ministry today agreed to extend the deployment of Central Armed Police Forces for another three months in Assam on the request of the state government following the gunning down of Hamren SP by the militants.
The NDA government Wednesday warned the Congress government in Meghalaya over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state`s Garo Hills region where rebels shot dead a tribal woman in front of her children.
Slamming the Mamata Banerjee regime in West Bengal on law and order, the BJP on Saturday dubbed it as a government of "anarchy and violence" and said it would seek the Prime Minister`s intervention if post poll violence is not contained.
Congress condemned the BJP-led Rajasthan government for the recent atrocities against women, and claimed the law and order situation had been deteriorating fast in the state as no action was being ensured against the perpetrators.