Sources in the department stated that they received strict orders from the Home Minister to focus on the drug menace.
SJ Park SI Jeevan Kumar and others were arrested by the City Market police after they allegedly kidnapped and robbed the car driver of an agricultural products dealer.
The CCB has arrested over 415 accused persons in connection with the violence, in which at least three people were killed and nearly 60 police personnel injured.
In a touching gesture, a brother- sister duo raised Rs 3 lakh to ensure officers with the Bengaluru City Police are safe while going about their jobs.
In a meeting of top officials and the CM, it was also decided to approach the Karnataka HC seeking appointment of a 'Claims Commissioner' as per an SC directive to assess damages to property
Two people lost their lives in alleged police firing and several others including 60 cops sustained serious injuries
Srinivas Murthy's house was also vandalised by miscreants following the social media post by his nephew Naveen.
Pant, who hails from Uttarakhand, was an Additional Commissioner of Police (law and order) in 2014.
Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), State Intelligence, Kamal Pant has been appointed as the new Bengaluru City Police Commissioner.
Official sources said the video was reportedly from a hospital in one of the northern states and not from Victoria Hospital.
A senior police officer said that the incident took place around 11:30am and the girl was playing along with other kids at nearby drainage and she went nearby.
The pieces of rails were left in the vicinity of the station, located 60 km north of Bengaluru without any security.
The 59-year-old officer was attached to Wilson Garden traffic police station and had been undergoing treatment after testing positive on June 18.
Staff have been directed to maintain social distance, wear masks and gloves during such interactions.
The city police have drawn up a new standard operating procedure (SOP) for their personnel on frontline and police station duties to protect them from contracting Covid-19.