Home Department

Home Department News

New guidelines for police protection: Those earning less than Rs 50000 a month won’t be asked to pay

The GR notes that police protection is neither a commodity nor a service that can be purchased in lieu of payment. “The seriousness of such threat decides, not only as to whether or not police protection ought to be granted,” the resolution states.

Finance department to take call on Advocate General retainership fee proposal sent by Home department

As per the terms and conditions sent by the Home department, AG is to be paid a retainership fee of Rs 2.5 lakh per month, revised from Rs 1.10 lakh retainership fee paid earlier, or the pay or allowances admissible to a cabinet minister.


‘Rising crime, poor show’ put end to spl cops squad

There have been six cases of firing on and robbery of jewellers in the current year.

Furnish cost, details of former DG’s statue: Govt to Tihar

On Tuesday, the Home Department removed Sunil Gupta, the Tihar Prisons public relations officer, from the post.

Senior cops highlight contradictory orders

Senior cops who met home minister R R Patil Friday pointed out a “serious contradiction” between two state government orders — one vesting the power to transfer and promote with the home department and the other granting the director general of police (DGP) the authority to sanction prosecutions.

State police want to revoke Gadchiroli bifurcation

Say districts shirking responsibility,better to have single command.


Nanavati Commission seeks 'more time' to submit report

The Commission was constituted on March 6,2002 to probe into the Godhra carnage on February 27,2002 .

Top home official shunted over Ram temple letter row

According to the website,now Gupta has also been made the Principal Secretary for Prisons and Vigilance department.

‘Ayodhya’ letter: UP shifts Principal Secretary home

The move comes after 2 other officials were suspended in connection to the controversial letter.

Orissa clears Mahanti of helping son jump parole

Orissa DGP Prakash Mishra,when asked about this,said he was unaware of Mahanti’s exoneration.