symposium participants

  • THE PROBLEM
    a short statement on the issue involved

  • A CITIZEN-FRIENDLY FORCE?
    Ved Marwah, retired Commissioner of Police, Delhi; currently Research Professor, Centre for Policy Research, and Member, National Security Council Advisory Board

  • TERRORISM AND INSURGENCY
    Chaman Lal, retired Director General of Police; currently Special Rapporteur, National Human Rights Commission, Dehradun

  • ORGANISED CRIME
    Neeraj Kumar, Joint Director, Special Task Force, Central Bureau of Investigation, GOI, Delhi

  • URBAN POLICING
    P.S. Bawa, former Director General of Police, Sikkim; Delhi

  • POLICE, PUBLIC AND PROSECUTION
    Shantonu Sen, retired Joint Director, Special IG, Central Bureau of Investigation, Noida

  • TRAINING FOR TRANSFORMATION
    Sankar Sen, Special Rapporteur, National Human Rights Commission; retired Director General of Police, was Director of the National Police Academy, Hyderabad

  • HANDLING COMMUNAL RIOTS
    Vibhuti Barain Rai, Inspector General, Border Security Force, Delhi

#483 
November 1999

POLICESPEAK
a symposium on the role of the
police in our society



cover design by Akila Seshasayee

 

 


  • IMAGING POLICEMEN
    Timeri N. Murrai, writer and film maker, Chennai

  • A REQUIEM FOR THE NPC?
    G.P. Joshi, former Director, Bureau of Police Research and Development; currently Programme Coordinator, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, Delhi

  • MIRAGE OF REFORMS
    Madhav Godbole, former Union Home Secretary, GOI, Pune

  • BOOKS
    Reviewed by K.S. Dhillon, Javeed Alam, Chandra Bhan Prasad, and Nivedita Menon

  • COMMENT
    Received from Shantonu Sen and Bhavana Pankaj, journalist, Delhi

  • IN MEMORIAM
    P.G.K. Panikar 1923 - 1999

  • COMMUNICATION
    Received from Lalita Ramdas et. al., Alibag

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