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Cyber-ready? India's 2.1 mn police personnel had 13,000 laptops in 2019

Kerala was the only state with 23 computers per 100 police officers: the rest of the states had fewer than 20 computers.

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Police reforms | Delhi Police | police vacancies

Ishaan Gera  |  New Delhi 



Delhi Police
According to a 2020 report, Delhi had 410 policemen per 100,000 people.

A audit last month showed the force had 78,985 personnel against a sanctioned strength of 94,353--a 16 per cent shortage, according to the Indian Express. Staff is just one resource crunch the police in Delhi and India face: they don’t even have enough computers or working security cameras.

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First Published: Tue, September 14 2021. 13:17 IST

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