Citizen Police engagement at First Indian Police Expo inaugurated
Hyderabad: The Indian Police Expo that displays work across all State and Central Police Organizations was inaugurated today at People’s Plaza, Necklace Road. The Indian Police Expo, which is spread over 30000 sq.ft. was inaugurated by Shri. Nayani Narasimha Reddy, Hon’ble Minister for Home, Fire, Sainik Welfare, Prisons, Cinematography, Govt. of Telangana.
Telangana State Police in association with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, is organizing the First Indian Police Martyrs’ Memorial Run to remember the sacrifices made by the men and women of the police forces in the country. The Indian Police Expo is an integral part of the plan to engage citizens and build community engagement and positive public interface.
The Indian Police Expo is spread over a massive 30000 sq. feet area where all State and Central Police Organizations showcase their work, display weapons and equipments. A large lounge area has also been set up for citizens to interact with senior officers. A lot of photo opportunities are being created at the Police Expo where citizens can be seated on a Horse back, Tracker and Sniffer Dogs, Clues Team for Investigation, Police Vans with weaponry and other equipment to take pictures.
A Hall of Heroes is also being set up with scroll of officers who sacrificed their life in line of duty and citizens can pay their homage & express their solidarity. A huge Martyrs’ Wall has been set up with names of Police Martyr’s with floral decoration and citizens can pay their homage to the brave souls who laid down their life on the line of duty.
The Martyrs’ Memorial Run will be flagged by the His Excellency, Hon’ble Governor Shri ESL Narasimhan, IPS, Govt. of Telangana on Sunday, October 16. There are three categories for citizen participation: 2K | 5K| 10K Runs. It is also the culmination of different activities being undertaken in the entire State of Telangana that include Essay | Painting | Photography competitions; Blood Donation camps besides having short films and best news coverage on Police in Print & TV media as well. The prizes for all these different competitions will be given by the Hon’ble CM, Shri K Chandrasekhar Rao on Oct 21st at the Police Commemoration Day.