Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday launched a mobile application called ‘Arakshi’, which will help the probe officials conducting paperless investigation.
While praising the officers for working under pressure to maintain law and order and counter Maoists at the valedictory session of the 61st Senior Police Officers’ Conference, the chief minister advised the senior officers to be accessible to people and responsive to their problems. He also appreciated the Commissionerate police for smooth conduct of Men’s Hockey World Cup that brought global appreciation.
Stating that police personnel work under extreme hardship while discharging their duties, Patnaik said “My government is continuously striving to provide a better working environment to our police force and their welfare.
Police Commissioner Satyajit Mohanty said the Mobile application will help the officers to conduct paperless investigation. The officers who visit for spot investigation will now be able to write case diaries, send spot maps and seizure lists through the app which will also save time, he added.