CCTV cameras will help prevent crimes, says Naini
Closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV cameras) would help the police prevent crimes and violence, said Telangana Home Minister Naini Narasimha Reddy here on Sunday.
Hyderabad: Closed-circuit television cameras (CCTV cameras) would help the police prevent crimes and violence, said Telangana Home Minister Naini Narasimha Reddy here on Sunday.
He was addressing a gathering at Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University on Sunday. The Minister also participated in the inauguration of renovated police station building at KPHB Colony.
Narasimha Reddy stressed that the community policing and installation of CCTV Cameras should go hand in hand for better policing.
He recalled that the police had cracked several criminal cases with the help of footage secured from the CCTV Cameras. He said “criminals dare not enter the Hyderabad and Cyberabad because of effective policing and technology adopted by the police to nail them.”
The Home Minister praised City Police Commissioner M Mahender Reddy and Cyberabad Police Commissioner C V Anand for ensuring effective policing.
Cyberabad Commissioner Anand said the government had sanctioned budget to increase surveillance on the suspects. He said several steps were taken to curb crimes against women and property offences.
There was 40 per cent decline in crime rate because the police had implemented the government policies. Kukatpally MLA M LV Krishna Rao, Serilingampally MLA A Gandhi, Corporators and other senior police officers at JNTU were present.