TITLE

Indian cops balk at epic IT project

AUTHOR(S)
Donovan, Tristan
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;May2003, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Police in the Indian province of Maharashtra are taking part in a huge IT training project involving the education of 120,000 officers from 900 far-flung stations. But the project's sheer size, coupled with IT infrastructure inadequacies, threaten to derail its progress. Part of a government drive to computerise India's police forces, the training coincides with efforts to establish IT systems in all police stations throughout Maharashtra. The training is being delivered through a network of 78 Zee-affiliated training centres, alongside a dedicated IT training centre set up by Zee at the force's Mumbai HQ.
ACCESSION #
9847940

 

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