Last Updated: Jan 06, 2024
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the All India Conference of Director Generals/Inspector Generals of Police 2023 today and tomorrow being held at the Rajasthan International Centre in Jaipur.
The three-day Conference was inaugurated by Home Minister Amit Shah yesterday. The Conference is being held in hybrid mode with DGsP/IGsP and Chiefs of Central Police Organisations attending physically from Jaipur and over 500 Police officers of various ranks participating through video conferencing from across the country. A wide range of policing and internal security issues including Cyber Crime, Technology in Policing, Counter Terrorism challenges, Left Wing Extremism, and Prison Reforms are being discussed at the Conference. Another key agenda of the conference is deliberations on the road map for implementation of the new criminal laws.
Further, the Conference will also deliberate on futuristic themes in policing and security like the challenges posed by new technologies such as AI, Deepfake etc. and ways to deal with them. The conference also provides an opportunity to identify tangible action points and monitor their progress, which is also presented before the Prime Minister every year. Akashvani correspondent reports that since 2014, the Prime Minister has taken a keen interest in the DGP conference. The Prime Minister will attend all major sessions of the conference. Free-flowing thematic discussions over breakfast, lunch and dinner have also been planned for the conference. This will provide an opportunity for senior police officials to share their views and recommendations on key policing and internal security issues affecting the country with the Prime Minister.