PM Modi emphasizes the role of effective surveillance to ensure that women feel safe

NEW DELHI: Narendra highlighted on Sunday the role of the effective police to ensure that women feel safe and secure.

His comments came in the context of recent cases of crimes against women that have provoked a public protest.

When addressing a DGP/IGP conference in Pune, the Prime Minister also said that officials should strive at all times to improve the image of the police force to inspire confidence in all sectors of society, including women and children.

A statement issued by the Office of the Prime Minister said that Prime Minister Modi was of the opinion that technology provides an effective weapon to ensure proactive surveillance that takes into account the comments of the common man.

According to the statement, the Prime Minister acknowledged the pulls and pressures facing police officers in their daily performance of their duties. However, he said that whenever they have doubts they should remember the ideals and the spirit with which they appeared for the civil service examinations and continue working in the national interest, taking into account the welfare of the weakest and poorest sectors of society. The statement said.

Prime Minister Modi expressed his special interest in the development of the northeastern states, which is fundamental to the Eastern Policy of the Government Law and urged the DGPs of these states to make additional efforts to create an enabling environment for the programs developmental.