July 6, 2022

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): Presented with the price of greater than Rs 632 crore around the state for 24×7 provider from November 1,2015, Dial 100 built-in emergency reaction method (ERS) by way of police did not act speedy when referred to as for assist by way of other folks whilst the task control marketing consultant engaged with value of Rs 72 lakh yearly failed in positive tasks.

This has been discussed by way of Comptroller and Auditor Common (CAG) in a file at the method in Madhya Pradesh for the yr ended March 31, 2020.

The file which was once tabled within the state legislative meeting all through its finances consultation on Friday states that implementation of the project- Dial 100 built-in emergency reaction system- was once audited in 8 districts from November 2015 to March 2020.

As soon as carried out the primary reaction car was once intended to succeed in the spot in city spaces inside 5 mins and the similar in rural spaces inside half-hour. Alternatively, the typical reaction time in city spaces was once discovered to be 24 mins and in rural spaces 56 mins.

“We spotted that there was once prolong in reaction even in heinous crime circumstances like rape, try to rape, kidnapping, home violence and so forth. There was once no noticeable development in reaction time in emergency scenario all through the duration of 2016-19. This prolong made futile the target of the method”, states the file.

The file additional states, “The dep. spent a median of Rs 104 crore yearly to run the revived (Punarotthan) method. We discovered that high quality of created information for efficient tracking was once now not suitable in spite of built-in method. Out of each 100 calls most effective 20 have been classified supposed for taking motion and legitimate information was once to be had just for two of the 20 calls.”

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The file reveals a number of different faults like need of transparency in tenders, no disclosure of conflict of pastime by way of the task marketing consultant, adjustments in norm for number of the marketing consultant within the closing degree and so forth.

The file has instructed a complete evaluation of all of the flaws within the method in order that the ERS may just meet its purpose.

Printed on: Saturday, March 12, 2022, 01:01 AM IST