Madhya Pradesh launched first-ever FIR Aapke Dwar Yojana

Highlights:

  • Madhya Pradesh state government launched FIR Aapke Dwar Yojana 11 May in Bhopal. 
  • With this, Madhya Pradesh has become the first state in the country to implement such an innovative scheme. 
  • It was launched by the Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra.
FIR Aapke Dwar Scheme: A fact file
  • Under the scheme, the people would not be required to visit the police station to lodge an FIR.
  • The scheme has been started as a pilot project in 23 Police Stations including one urban and one rural Police Station at 11 Divisional Headquarters.
  • Under the scheme, the Dial 100 vehicle will have trained Head Constables to lodge FIR.
  • FIRs in complaints of general nature will be lodged on the spot. 
  • In case of serious complaints, guidance will be sought from senior officers.
  • The Minister also launched helpline 'Dial 112'. 
  • It will facilitate the immediate availability of ambulance, police, and fire fighting services wherever needed