HT Chandigarh Readers’ Take: Urgent action required to weed out gangsters from Chandigarh – chandigarh

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Police have to get organised

The increasing number of crimes shows the law enforcing agencies in poor light. Why is the police force not as well organised as the gangsters are? Why aren’t new technology and innovative methods used to curb crimes? The Chandigarh administration with authorities in Mohali and Panchkula authorities and the law enforcing agencies have to work together to find a way to bring the criminals to book.

Dr Devinder Garg, Chandigarh

Community mobilisation required

There is an urgent need to control and prevent youth gang violence using novel strategies such as community mobilisation, opportunities provision and social intervention. A comprehensive strategy should be developed that extends beyond law enforcement and includes elements to prevent juveniles from joining gangs and…

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