Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the new HQs building of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) here on Friday.
While inaugurating the building, Singh appreciated the efforts of BPR&D and the NBCC for timely completion of the project. He appreciated the ambiance and positive environment and hoped that it would motivate the staff working here to perform better. He agreed that the pay structure of certain ranks of deputationists is anomalous and requires to be corrected.
The Union Home Minister also agreed that MHA will consider the request of BPR&D for incentive of 30% like other training institutions so that more officers would join the organization willingly.
The Union Home Minister also awarded the Union Home Minister’s Medal for best Police Trainer to Sulkhan Singh, DGP, UP. He also gave away Police Medals to the officials of the BPR&D, namely, Dr Nirmal Kumar Azad, Inspector General, NPM, Sanjay Sharma, PSO (W), Dr S Karthikeyan, Assistant Director, R&CA, Ranveer Singh Gahlot, Dy SP, CDTS Jaipur and Sudhakar Deshmukh, Assistant, CDTS Hyderabad.
Dr Meeran C Borwankar, DG, BPR&D, outlined the achievements of the BPR&D in the fields of research and modernization of the Indian Police. VH Deshmukh, Director Administration, introduced the latest initiative of BPR&D, i.e, e-Ustad Trainig e-Portal which was launched by the Union Home Minister.
Singh also released the volume on “Data on Police Organization as on 1.1.2017”, flagship presentation of the BPR&D.