A digital police portal under the CCTNS project, which aims to create a national database of crimes and criminals has launched by Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The digital police portal will provide the citizen, facility for online complaint registration and request for antecedent verification.
The police portal will provide 11 searches and 46 reports from the national database for state police and central investigation agencies. Central investigating and research agencies have also been provided logins to the digital police database to access crime statistics.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- CCTNS stands for Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems Project or the crime and criminal tracking network system.
- Kiren Rijiju is current Union Minister of State for Home Affairs of India.
Source- The Economic Times