“We haven’t any official details about Rinda’s dying. We solely have social media-based info like others have. There is not any official confirmation until now from central companies, so we won’t concern any assertion,” mentioned IG state police headquarters Sukhchain Singh Gill on Monday.
As gangsters are very energetic on social media, the state police’s cyber cell and social media cells are repeatedly maintaining a tally of such actions but it surely takes time to verify the authenticity of such posts, like IP handle and the nation of origin, mentioned Gill. Punjab police’s social media cell is working beneath the law-and-order division in addition to beneath the cybercrime division. Every district has social media monitoring cells.
Punjab police have determined to place younger cops, ideally recruited after 2010, to safe the lives of protectees after evaluation of their risk notion from the district police in addition to intelligence companies. In each district, commissioners of police and SSPs are getting such cops educated individually for firing apply in addition to for the usual working process of alertness. .
As per the brand new Arms Act, those that have greater than two arms licences should give up the third or fourth license inside one yr. Otherwise, discover is issued. In the Patiala district, solely third or fourth arms licences of individuals have been suspended in 274 circumstances, mentioned Gill. He added that overview of arms licenses doesn’t imply suspension of licences en masse however police have been given a interval of three months to look at whether or not the individual is misusing the weapon.
Punjab police have arrested 366 drug smugglers after registering 258 FIRs, together with 28 business, beneath the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act within the final week. Police have additionally seized 8.44kg heroin, 7.75kg opium, 17.64kg ganja, 19 quintal poppy husk, and 59,000 tablets/capsules/injections/vials of pharma opioids moreover Rs 1.22 crore drug cash from their possession.
Total 15 proclaimed offenders (POs) in NDPS circumstances have been arrested within the final week and the full quantity of arrests reached 444 for the reason that particular drive to arrest POs was began on July 5.