The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh met the Indian Police Service (IPS) Officer Trainees of 2015 batch here today.
Shri Rajnath Singh encouraged the Officer Trainees that they should try to establish credibility with generosity, honesty and compassion from the beginning itself. He said that the officers should work with zeal towards solving the problems of people. He also encouraged them to use new technologies and medium like social media and mobile technology. This can help in curbing the distance between them and the people, he added.
The Home Minister decribed cyber crime as a chellenge that is being faced by the police these days. There is a steep rise in the cyber crime these days, he added. He said that the crimes of cyber world can be multi-layered, multi-location, multi-lingual, multi-cultural and multi-legal, so it is difficult to investigate and reach to the criminal. The Home Minister also described cyber terrorism as a big danger along with cyber crime.
Shri Rajnath Singh appealed to the officers to attain higher standards of excellence along with professional standards by integrating technology in the aspects of intelligence, surveillance, communication and modern policing.
Ms.Aruna M Bahuguna, Director, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy, Hyderbad and other senior officers of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) were present on the occassion.