Journey of the Hyderabad City Police
Noopur Kumar, Anjani Kumar and D Ravinder Reddy
  • ISBN : 9789352793785
  • year : 2017
  • language : English
  • binding : Hardbound
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The book traces the history of Kotwals or urban police chiefs right since it was first found mentioned in Kautilya’s Arthashastra. It documents the role of the Kotwal of Hyderabad during the reign of the Qutub Shahi rulers and later the Nizams of Hyderabad. Over the centuries, the canvas has only grown bigger for the office of the City Police Commissioner as they strive to respond to new spectrum of threats ranging from terrorism to cyber crime while seeking to strengthen their bond with the people. Contents: Hyderabad Policing in Ancient India Kotwals of the Qutub Shahi Era City police under the Nizams and thereafter Tradition of Hindu Muslim unity in the city The Legends Regulatory framework for the Police Redefining Traffic Management New Millennium a fresh point of view List of City Kotwals.