The Director-General of Police, Shankar Bidari, today announced a reward of Rs. 5 lakhs to the Belgaum district police for their performance in 2011. The DGP was here to inaugurate regional forensic laboratory in Ramtirth Nagar.
In 2011 a sum of 15.51 crores were recovered by the police which was robbed on various occasions.
Another 15 CCTV cameras will be installed to monitor the flow of traffic. The DGP also inspected the various vehicles recovered and also handed over the valuables to their respective owners.