Angul Police

Gramarakhi

Village Policing (Gramarakhi System)

GramaRakhis form the core of Rural Policing in the State. They assist the local Police in departmental work i.e. in collection of secret information from their Beat Villages about the Warranties, Suspected / antisocial persons, Drug Peddlers, Unnatural death, Road accident as well as Law and Order situation. Besides, their services are utilized at the time of Election, Flood, Natural Calamities and at time of post-mortem of the dead bodies.

The duty of GramaRakhi as specified under “The Odisha GramaRakhis Act, 1967 and GramaRakhis Rule, 1969 are to move in the beat jurisdiction spreading over 6 to 8 villages for collection of intelligence on various aspects of policing and to report the matter at their base Police Station as and when required as per urgency of the matter or at least once in a week.

Police Station wise deployment of GramaRakhis in AngulDistrict is as follows :

Sl No

Police Station

Sanctioned strength of Gramrakhis

Present strength of Gramarakhis

1

Angul

49

33

2

Athamallik

34

23

3

Banarpal

28

24

4

Bantala

33

27

5

Chhendipada

48

42

6

Colliery

15

12

7

Handapa

26

18

8

Jarapada

26

16

9

Kaniha

29

27

10

Khamar

32

29

11

Kiakata

07

06

12

Kishorenagar

28

23

13

Nalco

08

06

14

Nisha

13

09

15

NTPC

06

05

16

Pallahara

32

25

17

Purunakote

25

21

18

Rengali

18

13

19

Samal

20

14

20

Talcher

32

21

21

Thakurgarh

31

23

22

Vikrampur

12

07

Total

552

424

Police Order No.246

The Orissa GramaRakhi Act, 1967

The Orissa GramaRakhi Rule, 1969

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