Police offices in new districts to be ready by Oct 1: Tel DGP

Hyderabad: District police offices and other structural works as regards the proposed new districts will be ready by October 1, said Telangana DGP Anurag Sharma today.

Police personnel with less than a year of service for superannuation, shall be posted as per their “willingness”, he said at a review meeting with the SPs of all the districts.

The Telangana government is in the process of creating 17 more districts from the existing 10, taking the total number of districts in the state to 27 and a draft notification has already been issued in this regard, seeking opinions and suggestions from the stakeholders.

The DGP said wherever government buildings are vacant, the SP concerned is empowered to take it, upon obtaining the consent of the District Collector, and in case of private buildings, the rent shall be fixed as approved by the Roads and Buildings Department.