Alwar: In order to give proper recognition to the Policemen at the control room and to boost their morale amid the rising incidents of cow smuggling, the superintendent of Police (Alwar) has decided to felicitate five policemen. These policemen were responsible for the recent barricading in the city in coordination with the local police through wireless when cow smugglers were attempting to flee with vehicle carrying cows illegally.
Senior police officers said that on any information varying from passing of a truck carrying liquor, or vehicle involved in cow smuggling or illegal mining or any other crime first comes to the city control room and wireless control. At these places, the policemen tirelessly work while collecting the information and later sharing it with various police stations and remain behind the scene always.
“It is an attempt to recognize their work and thank them for the way they have coordinated with other units for initiating proper barricading and chasing some vehicle carrying anything illegal,” said Rahul Prakash, SP (Alwar) while talking to TOI on Thursday.
He added that on December 6 at 2 am the police control room got an information that some cow smugglers were putting cows in a canter which was parked near Devyani Hospital in the city. “Without wasting a minute the officers at the control room intimated various police station areas which could be used by the cow smugglers to flee from the scene. Barricading was initiated in almost every direction to douse their chances of fleeing,” the SP added.
Not only that Aravali Vihar police team and a PCR van was also sent at the spot, however, the smugglers started firing and moved towards SMD circle. “At this changed scenario, the police control room was aware and alarmed and they intimated to other PCR van. It was a well-coordinated effort. Thus, in near future too in order to strengthen the barricading and developing a strong coordination of local police with the control room an appreciation of the policemen working at police control room was needed,” the SP said.
Those who would be felicitated included Mahaveer Singh, assistant sub-inspector, Ramcharan and Hari Om Sharma, wireless operators, Prabhu Dayal and Suresh Kumar who are on telephone duty and wireless operator respectively.
Asked if these policemen were felicitated since they got inputs on the cow smuggling, the SP, said, “There are various crime police is dealing with. Our aim is just to boost the morale of the policemen working at our back office which is the police control room. If their information and response after getting some important information would be right, it would certainly help us to crack a whip on various crimes.” Source : timesofindia