Delhi High Court judge Vipin Sanghi has written to Delhi Police Commissioner Alok Kumar Verma about the poor response of police’s helpline number 100.
The letter addressed to the Delhi cop, Justice narrated his poor experience of calling the police helpline number on April 29, while he was on his way to Vasant Kunj.
According to The Times of India report, the Delhi HC judge in his letter wrote that last month when he was on his way to Vasant Kunj to attend a wedding reception, he got stuck in a huge jam and seeing no traffic police there, he dialled 100, but nobody answered the call.
Being this a very serious issue, Judge requested the Police Commissioner to look into the matter.Besides all this, the Justice Sangh even called up Police Commissioner Verma, but there was no response from his number as well.
The TOI quoted judge’s letter, “I tried calling you repeatedly sometime later between 10.27-10.30 pm, but unfortunately, there was no response from your number as well.”
The judge also sent a copy to Delhi High Court Chief Justice G Rohini and she took suo motu cognisance of the issue, took the matter as a PIL.