Community policing by Rangpo police

Community policing by Rangpo police
Wed, May 15, 2019

SANJAY AGARWAL
RANGPO:
As part of its proactive community policing initiative, Rangpo police station has began beat patrolling in different rural areas under Rangpo subdivision.
During the drive, the general public are being made aware on the menace of alcoholism, drug abuse, suicide and sexual abuse cases and the emerging trend of cybercrimes in the State. The villagers were also exhorted to contact the concerned beats or police stations in case they come across such instances in their areas.
According to police, the Rangpo police station is divided in four sectors and each section is divided into three beats.


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi