The Ashwini Bidre murder case, Bank of Baroda robbery, Kusum apartment robbery, PWP Maha Legislative Council Chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar direction to suspend Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner and the death of a youth and violence in Navi Mumbai during Maratha protest. In wake of all of this, Navi Mumbai has seen a face change at the top office of the police.
The controversial former Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale has been replaced. Former state CID Chief Sanjay Kumar has taken charge as the new police commissioner. The exiting police commissioner gave a floral welcome to the incoming police chief in the presence of media at the Navi Mumbai Police HQ. Sanjay Kumar has also served in the Intelligence Bureau and United Nations. The new top cop’s first interaction with media in Navi Mumbai touched all the right notes, especially at a time when Navi Mumbai police’s reputation has faced a few setbacks.
FIRM BELIEVER OF TRADITIONAL POLICING
Asserting that he goes by the manual, CP Sanjay Kumar said that he believe in traditional policing.
HERE TO SERVE THE PEOPLE
The police commissioner said that he is here to serve the people.
BLAME WILL BE MINE, CREDIT WILL BE OF TEAM
He said that he believes taking the blame and giving credit to the team.
NEW FORMS OF CRIME IS THE REAL CHALLENGE
The CP said that in present times, new forms of crime pose as the real challenge.
MY JOB IS MY PASSION
According to the police commissioner it doesn’t matter where he was posted in the past and where he is now as the job is his passion.
The image of Navi Mumbai police is at an all time low. Citizens now hope that the new police Commissioner will give the police image a makeover and restore the faith in Navi Mumbai police. Bureau report – NMTV News.