News Karnataka
Tuesday, October 04 2022
Mangaluru

Dakshina Kannada: Police asked to hold survey of foreigners

Aaraga Jnanendra
Photo Credit :

Mangaluru: Home Minister Araga Jnanendra has directed the Dakshina Kannada District Police and the City Police Commissionerate to conduct a station-level survey of foreign nationals who are residing illegally in the district.

The survey aims to identify foreign nationals who overstay their visas and those who stay in the country without valid documents. He directed police to check for fake voter identity cards, ration cards, and Aadhar cards that have been secured by foreigners.

The police were given a two-week deadline by the Minister to provide a report on the matter.

Speaking to mediapersons on Monday June 27 he said that a similar survey was conducted in Bengaluru recently and those who were staying illegally were arrested and sent to a detention centre.

The Minister said that the law and order situation in Dakshina Kannada was satisfactory. He instructed the police to coordinate with public prosecutors to efficiently handle such cases because the district’s conviction rate is reportedly low and witnesses often become hostile.

Western Range IGP Devajyothi Ray, Mangaluru City Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar and Dakshina Kannada SP Hrishikesh Bhagavan Sonawane were present at the meeting.

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Visit 7Jackpots and find the best online casinos in India! Play the most popular casino games for real money!

Find the best odds at 10Cric and ipl betting 2021! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp