UP DGP celebrates Women’s Day, holds live twitter interaction with women of U.P


International Women’s Day is being celebrated today (8 March) in different parts of the globe in various ways and one amongst them that is to be seen is, how Uttar Police has feted the women of the state in its own unique way.

Today, UP DGP OP Singh, held a live interaction ‘samvad’ with the women of the state on the micro-blogging site Twitter. This interactive session provided an opportunity and a platform for women of U.P to put their problems, suggestions and queries directly before the DGP. The twitter interaction was held for an hour with a hashtag #Askdgpup and the DGP responded to all the queries put before him.

After the interaction, DGP OP Singh felt immensely satisfied and thanked the women of the state by sending out a tweet from his twitter handle. He also assured that he will hold such interactions at regular intervals.

A day before the samavad, the UP Police through its twitter handle had sent out a message about the DGP’s initiative.

On the eve of Women’s Day, OP Singh also interacted with lady police personnel of U.P and shared their questions, problems and suggestions. He also felicitated lady sub-inspectors & constables for their outstanding service.

This initiative by the DGP is being seen as UP Police’s reach out to the women and its concern for the safety of women in the state, and also bringing people friendly governance in the state in  tune with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s idea of e-governance.