Zero tolerance towards Ganja and drugs


A review and action plan meeting on NDPS (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances) cases was held at Cyberabad Commissionerate by C.P., Sri Stephen Raveendra, IPS with all the Law & Order, Special Branch, SOT, CCS, CCRB wings of Cyberabad.

As per the instructions of the Chief Minister, Telangana, CP, Cyberabd instructed all officers to have zero tolerance towards Ganja and other psychotropic substances. In this regard, CP instructed all the officers to have a 3-pronged strategy – Preventive, investigative and responsive.

As part of the preventive strategy, hotspots identification, patrolling, invoking security provisions etc., shall be done by all officers. He instructed sector SI take complete responsibility and make sure his sector area is free from Ganja and other social vices. Further cultivation of Ganja shall be Eradicated.

Scrupulous adherence to procedures and invoking PD Acts in a timely manner should be strategy in the investigation process. CP also said that there will be cash rewards, accelerated promotions for the officers who do exemplary work in enforcement against social vices.

This meeting was attended by Sri Prakash Reddy, IPS, DCP Shamshabad Zone, Smt. Rohini Priyadarshini, IPS, DCP Crimes, Smt. Padmaja, DCP Balanagar Zone, Sri Sundeep, DCP SOT, Sri Venkateshwarulu, DCP Madhapur Zone and all other officers of Cyberabad Commissionerate.