• The 42nd All India Police Science Congress is beginning in Gangtok in Sikkim from Feb 15.
  • The Chief Minister Mr. Pawan Chamling will inaugurate it. It is for the first time that Sikkim is hosting the Congress, held annually under the aegis of the Bureau of Police Research and Development under the Union Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • The Congress is aimed at suggesting measures and remedies to improve the structure and functioning of the police forces across the country. 
  • Around 100 serving and retired senior officers of Central and State police organizations are likely to attend the three-day Congress.