New Delhi: The Bureau of Police Training & Development (BPR&D), under the Ministry of Home Affairs, is the apex body at the national level to promote excellence and best values in policing. The objective of BPR&D is to equip the Indian Police to meet the challenges of the increasing diversity of crimes on the one hand and the rising public expectations on the other. This is sought to be achieved through training, research, and modernisation of the police forces.
The 34th Symposium of Heads of Police Training Institutions would be held in New Delhi on 28th and 29th October, 2015. The BPR&D has been organizing the National Symposium annually to discuss and deliberate on police training issues to achieve excellence in training. The last training symposium was conducted at Rajasthan Police Academy, Jaipur. This is the first time in the history of the Symposium that it is being conducted at New Delhi.
The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary would be the Chief Guest for the inaugural ceremony on 28th Oct 2015. In the symposium, more than 50 senior police officers of the rank of DGPs / ADGPs / IGPs of states, UTs, CBI, NIA, BSF, CRPF, other Para Military Forces and Central Police will discuss the police training issues to develop a excellence in training.
It is BPR&D’s endeavour to announce the winner of trophies and medals on 26th January, 2016. It would prove to be a remarkable step for attracting talent in training institutes and improving overall quality of training.