A new police station at Shalimar Backyard within the trans-Hindon space of Ghaziabad will turn into totally operational inside the subsequent two weeks, and the world is likely to get two more police stations soon, in keeping with senior Ghaziabad police officers conversant in the state of affairs.
“The Shalimar Backyard station is the district’s twenty fifth station and will probably be totally operational in a fortnight. We carved it out from the Sahibabad police station. Two new stations at Niti Khand and DLF could also be accepted soon, in keeping with a proposal submitted final yr. We’ve additionally obtained land from varied businesses for these,” mentioned Ajay Kumar Mishra, commissioner of police (CP).
In June of final yr, the division proposed the development of 5 new police stations in Wave Metropolis, Crossings Republik, DLF, Niti Khand in Indirapuram, and Shalimar Backyard, of which two stations, at Wave Metropolis and Crossings Republik, have been in-built November final yr and at the moment are operational.
In response to police, the new Shalimar Backyard police station will serve Shalimar Backyard, Shalimar Backyard Extension 1 and a pair of, A, B, and C blocks of Shalimar Backyard Extension 2, Pappu Colony, Chabbra Colony, Vikram Colony, and Ganeshpuri.
Mishra mentioned that the Ghaziabad police had begun an train to carve out or create new police stations within the district, which has already been designated as a metropolitan space, after the new commissionerate system got here into impact on November 25, 2022, following approval from the Uttar Pradesh cupboard.
In response to officers conscious of the developments, one other proposal has been made for ten new stations in three zones of the Ghaziabad commissionerate. Additionally they mentioned Ghaziabad might have 35-40 stations by the top of 2023.
“The primary situation is the supply of land for new stations. Our train is ongoing, and we’re additionally trying to accumulate land to assemble infrastructure for new stations. We are going to create a lot of the new stations from current stations. Nevertheless, we would make some from scratch based mostly on points akin to inhabitants wants and crime incidents,” Mishra added.
In response to an evaluation carried out by the Uttar Pradesh Police in September 2015, Ghaziabad district required not less than 66 police stations to fulfill present requirements.
In response to the UP Police Fee’s 1960-61 tips, an city centre with more than 50,000 ought to have a police station. In response to officers, these guidelines will apply as a result of Ghaziabad district is now a chosen metropolitan space.
A new police station is required in rural areas with a inhabitants of 75,000 to 90,000 folks and an space of 113 sq. miles.
A proposal for 21 new police stations in Ghaziabad, together with 13 in city areas, was submitted in April 2017. Among the many proposed city stations have been these in Kaushambi, Niti Khand (Indirapuram), Vasundhara, Surya Nagar, Shalimar Backyard, Tila Morh, Raj Nagar Extension, and Pratap Vihar.
New police stations have been in-built Kaushambi and Tila Morh, in addition to Tronica Metropolis and Loni Border in Loni, Khoda Colony, Madhuban Bapudham, Nandgram, and, more not too long ago, Wave Metropolis and Crossings Republik.