ITANAGAR, Dec 2 - The Kharsang Police Station in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh has been adjudged the third best police in the country for the year 2020, on the merit of its performance in prevention of crimes against weaker sections including women, property offences, etc.
The ranking of police stations is carried out by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). The MHA conducted the annual survey of police stations for ranking in October last based on the data of the Crime Record Bureau in respect of crimes against women, property offences, crimes against weaker sections, missing persons and unidentified dead persons. The survey includes identification and evaluation of the standard of service delivery and techniques of improvement in policing. The survey was also done on the maintenance of police stations and approachability, and citizens� feedback.
�The Kharsang Police Station under the leadership of Inspector KM Das stood one of the best on above parameters of survey and MHA declared the Kharsang PS as third best police station in the country for the year 2020.�
Union Home Minister Amit Shah virtually presented the trophy today in the presence of Arunachal Pradesh DGP RP Upadhyaya in the inaugural session of the Annual DGPs/IGPs Conference, 2020.
The Kharsang Police Station was established in 1990. �Policing in Kharsang PS area is a challenging task as there is frequent movement of antisocial elements indulging in extortion activities and thus this (bagging third-best PS trophy) is an exemplary achievement by the OC and staff of Kharsang Police Station,� stated a press release from the State Police Headquarters here.