Lt. Governor, Sh. Anil Baijal chairs Law and Order meeting, reviews Training programmes of Delhi Police.
Monday, December 24, 2018
Lt. Governor, Sh. Anil Baijal chairs Law & Order meeting, reviews Training programmes of Delhi Police.
Focus on improving soft skills and capacity building in use of Technology: LG
Regular in-service training program for updgradation of professional skills : LG to Delhi Police
Sensitize police personnel before major law & order arrangement : LG
Sh. Anil Baijal, Lt. Governor, Delhi chaired a Law & Order meeting today at Raj Niwas to review the training programmes of Delhi Police. The meeting was attended by Commissioner of Police, Delhi, Spl. CPs and Jt. CPs of Delhi Police.
Hon’ble Lt. Governor was apprised about the training division and various training/courses conducted by security unit such as Crowd Control, anti Sabotage Checks, anti-Terrorist Measures, Aerial Threat, Collection of Intelligence, Block & Nakabandi, Sentry & Guard Duties, Escort of prisoners, Handling of Weapons, Short & Long Range Firing, Elementary knowledge of Bomb Disposal, Precautions & Safety measures while handling explosives & defusing methods, Commando Training, etc. for upgrading skills of Delhi Police personnel.
It was also informed that four SWAT teams have been constituted, each team will consist of commando, sub-inspectors and constables for swift action. All SWAT teams have dedicated Bullet proof vehicle for each team and they will carry required arms/ammunitions and equipments. Delhi Police has also raised India’s first women SWAT comprising 36 women Commandos. Delhi Police has trained 10,611 personnel in 2018.
Hon’ble Lt. Governor emphasised upon the need for increased professionalism within the police force. He also stressed on improving soft skills by incorporating it in all its training programs. Hon’ble LG also directed Delhi Police to emphasise on technology in all training programmes. Training on scientific investigation of crime should also be imparted.
Hon’ble Lt. Governor stressed upon the importance of proper communication skills especially for PCR units and Public Facilitation Desk Officers to improve public interface and make the services more people-friendly.
Finally, Hon’ble LG appreciated the efforts made so far and advised the Delhi Police to conduct regular refresher training programmes across disciplines so that skills gained are constantly honed and utilized.