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Chandigarh: Easily accessible, public window takes precedence over police stations

As many as 1,281 complaints were received at 17 police stations and 21,700 were received at the public window, Sector 9, in 2018. The RTI application was filed by Chandigarh Police constable Jagjeet Singh.

Plea over constable recruitment exam: CAT notice to Chandigarh police

The petition has been moved by the applicants who appeared in the Constables recruitment examination which was advertised in 2015, and the CBT (Computer-based Test) was conducted in November 2018


Different Wings in Each Police Station on Delhi Pattern: UT seeks 1,350 more constables to beef up urban policing

The posts of 520 police constables were advertised in 2015 and the process was completed recently when a revised list of successful candidates, who cleared Computer Based Test (CBT), was released on March 1. The medical examination of these candidates started on Tuesday.

Women’s safety app plagued by glitches for two years now, awaits upgrade

Back in 2017, police had said they are working on a newer version of the app, but that is yet to happen. Meanwhile, the Durga Shakti app in neighbouring Panchkula has been a huge success, and receives 5-10 distress calls a day.

Panchkula braces for protests, security tightened

On Wednesday, commuters had a rough time navigating the streets as hundreds of members of All India Krishak Khet Majdoor Sangathan tried to proceed towards the Vidhan Sabha from Sector 5 in Panchkula, and were stopped at the Housing Board light point by Chandigarh police.

Chandigarh: Warrants against 3 policemen for recording statements in murder case

The three were issued bailable warrants for recording their statements in the murder case of rickshaw puller Sukh Ram, which is at trial stage in the court. The three were with Police Station Sector 17 when the murder took place.


2011 Punjab rape case: HC warns to summon SSP, DC Hoshiarpur

The 35-year-old woman had been allegedly raped by the accused in 2011 at a farmhouse after being intoxicated by him.

In a first, woman IPS officer to lead Chandigarh police contingent for R-Day parade

Niharika Bhatt, a 2015 batch IPS officer joined the Chandigarh Police in June 2018, after she was transferred from Uttarakhand. Bhatt is posted as ASP South Division of Chandigarh Police.

Chandigarh’s IPS strength to go up by 2 after January 26

Two IPS officers, including 2004 batch AGMUT cadre Omvir Singh and 2015 cadre Vineet Kumar will join the Chandigarh police after January 26.

‘I am just a call away for women in distress’

Assistant Superintendent of Police Niharika Bhatt is in charge of the southern division of Chandigarh, which is notorious for keeping cops on their toes due to its population density, a large number of paying guests, and proximity to Mohali.