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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.

‘Governance,administration absent in Maharashtra’

At an Idea Exchange,BJP state president Devendra Fadnavis criticises the “lack of governance” across sectors in the Maharashtra,talks about LBT not being an alternative to octroi and describes the decision to bring police within the ambit of Transfer Act as “irrational”.


‘Police force can’t be run from Mantralaya’

At an Idea Exchange,former Mumbai police commissioner Julio Ribeiro and former director general of police Arvind Inamdar share their views on Transfer Act and disagree with the Home department’s move to take away powers on transfers and promotions in the force from the DGP.