Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik (Photo: IANS)

Delhi Police chief given powers to exercise NSA for 3 months

New Delhi: Delhi Lt. Governor Anil Baijal has given city Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik to exercise the powers of detaining authority under the stringent National Security Act for three months. In a notification dated January 10, the Lt Governor said: “Whereas the Lt Governor of the National Capital Territory of Delhi is satisfied that it is […]

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik (Photo: IANS)

PM hints at continuance of Delhi Police chief Patnaik

New Delhi: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi, here on Sunday, giving a clean chit to the police by blaming the politics for violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the national capital, speculations about the continuance of Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik are set to subside. The Delhi Police have been under the central […]

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik (Photo: IANS)

Will protect self-respect of force: Delhi Police Commissioner

New Delhi: Soon after the agitating police personnel called off their 11-hour protest at the police headquarters (PHQ), here on Tuesday, Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik asserted that the feelings of the force had been conveyed to the senior functionaries and it would continue to protect the self-respect of the force. “The Delhi Police have been […]

Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik (Photo: IANS)

Home Minister summons Delhi top cop over communal clashes, temple vandalism

New Delhi:  Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday summoned Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik over the communal clashes and temple vandalism that took place on Sunday night in central Delhi’s Hauz Qazi area. Speaking to reporters after his meeting with Shah, Patnaik stated that four people have been arrested in the incident. “It was a […]