COMMISSIONER of Police (CP) DR. B. K. Upadhyay launched ‘Chhaatra Police’ initiative and its movie on 2 nd January 2019 at 4 pm, at Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management (RCOEM) in the presence of senior police officials and hundreds of students.
Joint CP Ravindra Kadam, Additional CP B. G. Gaykar, General Secretary of RCOEM Govindlal Agarwal, Secretary of RCOEM, Rajendra Purohit, Principal Dr. Rajesh Pande, General Manager
(Administration) MahaMetro Anil Kokate, Chandrakant Pendke of Maitri Pariwar were present on the dais.
In the beginning of the programme, the video clip prepared by the cops for propagation was screened. Shooting of the video is completed in the premises and 70-80 RCOEM students have acted in this clip.
Addressing the function, CP Dr. Upadhyay informed the audience about mind-boggling facts of crime world. He said that more and more persons from good families are committing crime nowadays which is opposite to earlier conception that only poor and educated class was taking the law of hands. He further said that more than one lac people lost their lives in road accidents every year in India. This road fatalities can be reduced by following traffic rules. He opined and urged the students to obey it as duty. He also alerted the students about consumption of drugs and said that youth are falling prey to drugs faster than even before which is every dangerous for the society, the CP claimed that terrorism was posing challenge to the society.
Informing about the initiative, DCP Zone III Rahul Maknikar informed that the city people officials would inform the students on all of these issue and make them a responsible student. An officials from concerned police station will visit the school/college twice in a month and discuss
problems of students. He will guide them as per their needs. The Police will show awareness video clips to the students and also organise seminars on crime and its implication, traffic, terrorism, drugs menace and others.
Dr. Rajesh Pande. Principal of RCOEM, Additional CP B. G. Gayker and Nityanand Tiwari also addressed the gathering. A large number of police officials and college students were present in the programme.
DCP Rahul Maknikar delivered introductory speech while PI Narendra Hivre anchored the programme and DCP Sambhaji Kadam proposed vote of thanks.