Balangir Police

Balangir District Police

Balangir District covers an area of 6,575.00 sq.km and a population of 16,48,997 as per Census 2011. This district is in KBK region and one of the least developed region in the state. Balangir is one of the major commercial township of western Odisha. Lacking behind the rest of the state in terms of infrastructural development, education and health care facilities,it demand quick attention of the government. History of Balangir suggest that this town had been established by King Balaram Deo, the brother of Narasimha Deo, the 12th Raja of Patna in the middle of the 16th Century. It is said that the town being founded by Balaram Deo was named after him as Balaramgarh,from which the present name Balangir has been derived.There is however no recorded evidence to support this theory.Balangir district created in the year 1948. There were 06 Police Stations, subsequently 13 PSs created/upgrated from Outposts taking into total 19 PSs. Consequent upon creation of Subarnapur district from Balangir w.e.f. 01.04.1993, 06 police stations remained in Subarnapur district. As per O.O. No. 2201/F. Dt.22.05.2008, the post of C.I. Patnagarh and C.I.Sadar have been upgraded to SDPO Patnagarh and SDPO Sadar respectively and C.I. Bangomunda has been abolished and SDPO, Titilagarh started functioning w.e.f. 16.12.1982 vide G.O.No. 48457/P dt. 19.07.1982. This district bordering to Bargarh, Nuapada, Kalahandi, Subarnapur and Boudh district. As per available record Sri Sripati Nanda IPS, IP was the Ist Superintendent of Police of Balangir district from 01.01.1948 to 14.06.1948, Then Sri Md.Syed IPS from 15.06.48 to 03.04.1949.

INCUMBENCY CHART OF SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE, BOLANGIR

INCUMBENCY CHART OF SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE, BOLANGIR
SL NO. NAME OF S.P., BOLANGIR FROM TO
01  Sri Sripati Nanda, IP  01.01.1948  14.06.1948
02  Sri Md.Sayad, IPS  15.06.1948 03.04.1049
03  Sri G.N.Mohanty, IPS 04.04.1949 19.10.2050
04  Sri G.C.Rai, OPS 20.10.1950 03.09.1951
05  Sri Y.Datta, IPS 03.09.1951 16.05.1953
06  Sri S.Bahadur, IPS 16.05.1953 23.08.1954
07  Sri G.Dash, IPS 23.08.1954 01.04.1955
08  Sri S.Bahadur, IPS 01.04.1955 14.09.1955
09  Sri D.K.Mahapatra, IPS 14.09.1955 28.05.1957
10  Sri S.S.Padhi, IPS 18.05.1957 07.10.1957
11  Sri G.Mishra, IPS 08.11.1957 01.12.1959
12  Sri G.C.Dash, IPS 29.12.1959 03.09.1961
13  Sri S.A.Mazid, IPS 07.09.1961 03.01.1963
14  Sri R.Sahagal, IPS 03.01.1963 14.05.1964
15  Sri S.N.Mishra, IPS 25.05.1964 10.05.1967
16  Sri K.K.Mitra, IPS 10.05.1967 07.02.1969
17  Sri M.F.Rasool, IPS 07.02.1969 11.10.1969
18  Sri S.B.Jain, IPS 12.10.1969 07.02.1970
19  Sri DPS Chauhan, IPS 10.10.1970 23.01.1973
20  Sri S.Mishra,IPS, 07.02.1973 28.12.1973
21  Sri KD Bajpai,IPS 28.12.1973 10.02.1974
22  Sri S.K.Chaterjee,IPS 11.03.1974 10.03.1976
23  Sri R.K.Dash,IPS 10.03.1976 17.08.1977
24  Sri K.C.Mahapatra,IPS 12.09.1977 12.04.1979
25  Sri P.R.Mohanty,IPS 12.04.1979 05.09.1980
26  Sri G.C Nanda,IPS 15.09.1980 01.07.1982
27  Sri M.M Praharaj,IPS 01.07.1982 09.071984
28  Sri J.P.Verma,IPS 09.07.1984 02.05.1985
29  Sri B.C.Acharya, IPS 02.05.1985 14.12.1986
30  Sri Sanjeev Marik,IPS 14.12.1986 08.12.1989
 31  Sri B.N.Hota,IPS 08.12.1989 31.07.1991
32  Sri R.P.Singh,IPS 12.08.1991 20.10.1993
33  Sri S.Panwar,IPS 05.11.1993 30.06.1994
34  Sri S.Ray,IPS 11.07.1994 26.07.1995
35  Sri B.D.Raut,IPS 26.07.1995 02.08.1995
36  Sri B.N.Jha,IPS 02.08.1995 30.08.1996
37  Sri B.B.Khatua,IPS 30.08.1996 28.08.1997
38  Sri M.K.Chhabra,IPS 31.08.1997 26.08.1998
39  Sri B.P.Mohapatra,IPS 26.08.1998 24.05.1999
40  Sri R.N.Padhi,IPS 24.05.1999 02.05.2001
41  Sri R.K.Sharma,IPS 07.05.2001 22.05.2002
42  Sri S.K.Upadhya,IPS 22.05.2002 03.02.2003
43  Dr.(Mrs) S.Bala,IPS 03.02.2003 06.02.2004
44  Sri S.K.Singh,IPS 16.02.2004 20.10.2004
45  Sri Prateek Mohanty,IPS 22.10.2004 28.08.2005
46  Sri Narasingh Bhol,IPS  31.08.2005 14.05.2007
 47  Sri H.K.Lal, IPS 14.05.2007 23.04.2008
48  Smt. S. Shyni,IPS 23.04.2008 23.03.2009
49  Sri Sanjeev Arora,IPS 02.03.2009 10.06.2009
50  Sri P.S.Ranpise,IPS 10.06.2009 25.12.2009
51  Sri A.K.Sarangi, OPS(I) 29.12.2009 02.06.2011
52  Sri Abinash Kumar,IPS 02.06.2011 15.12.2011
53  Sri R.Prakash,IPS 15.12.2011 06.09.2014
54  Dr.Deepak Kumar,IPS 07.09.2014 17.06.2016
55 Sri A.K.Singh, IPS 17.06.2016 30.06.2017
56 Sri K. Siva Subramani, IPS 30.06.2017 Continue……….

Objective of Balangir Police

  1. To ensure safety and security of the people
  2. To maintain law and order
  3. To detect crime and criminals
  4. To protect the law of the land
  5. To ensure safety and security of vital installations including historical monuments
  6. To maintain communal harmony
  7. To safeguard and protect the down trodden/weaker section people of the society
  8. To ensure safety and security of the VVIP and VIPs visiting the district
  9. To work impartially, firmly and politely without fear and favour

Activities of Police

Investigating all cognizable cases, enquiring into UD cases, keeping watch over the activities of antisocial elements and bringing them under the bar, maintaining law and order in fair and festivals, agitational programmes, VIP visits, providing safety and security to the people and keeping peace in the area.

Special initiative taken under the District to improve law and order

  1. Steps is being taken to introduce of Police Control Room (PCR) vehicle in Balangir Town since 2012 .  The following Mobile No. are use by General People for help from the PCR.
    • 8280190689
    • 9583144799
    • 8018648853
    • 8763327538
  2. Random Night Blocking and MV checking to detect criminals.
  3. Constituted “AAMA POLICE SAMITI” for good relationship between Police and General People.
  4. Expeditious drive for execution of pending Non-Bailable Warrants.
  5. Hardcore criminals have been booked under National Security Act, 1980.
  6. Holding of peace committee meeting at regular intervals.
  7. Prompt investigation of all the cases.

Number of Police Stations in the District: 18 (Including one Energy PS at Balangir Town)

Contact Details of Police Officers:
Sl. No. Name of the Post Office Res.
 1 Superintendent of Police, Balangir 06652-232020 233063
2 Addl. Superintendent of Police, Balangir 06652-234635
3 Dy. Superintendent of Police, HDQRS. Balangir
4 Dy. Superintendent of Police, DIB, Balangir 06652-232488
5 Dy. Superintendent of Police, HRPC, Balangir
6 DCRB, Balangir 06652-232375
7 Energy Police Station, Balangir
8 Town Police Station, Balangir 06652-232400
9 Sub-Divisional Police Officer, Sadar, Balangir 06652-232255
10 Sadar Police Station, Balangir 06652-250525
11 Puintala, Police Station
12 Loisingha Police Station 06653-274030
13 Tusura Police Station 06652-256038
14 Saintala Police Station 06655-256040
15 Sub-Divisional Police Officer, Titilagarh 06655-220411
16 Titilagarh Police Station 06655-220441
17 Muribahal Police Station 06652-272100
18 Kantabanji Police Station 06657-220240
19 Bangomunda Police Station 06657-282227
20 Sindhekela Police Station 06657-284406
21 Turekela Police Station 06657-286009
22 Belpada Police Station 06658-284421
23 Sub-Divisional Police Officer, Patnagarh 06658-222228
24 Patnagarh Police Station 06658-222223
25 Larambha Police Station
26 Khaprakhol Police Station 06658-281100
27 Lothor Police Station 06658-266012
28 Bandhpada Out Post Police Station
29 Harishankar Out Post Police Station
30 Agalpur Out Post Police Station
31 Salebhata Out Post Police Station 06653-272100
32 Dunguripali Out Post Police Station
33 Deogaon Out Post Police Station
34 Gudvela BH
35 Trikrapara Out Post Police Station
36 Badmal Out Post Police Station
37 Belgaon Out Post Police Station 06655-271110
38 Chudapali BH
39 Bairasar BH

Mahila & Shishu Desk Details

17 nos. of Mahila and Shishu Desks are functioning in the following Police Stations of the district except in Energy PS, Balangir. Names of the officers and members of Mahila & Shishu Desks are noted below.

Mahila & Shishu Desk Details
Sl. No. Name of the Police Stations
1 Town Police Station, Balangir
2 Titilagarh Police Station
3 Kantabanji Police Station
4 Sadar Police Station
5 Tusura Police Station
6 Loisingha Police Station
7 Patnagarh Police Station
8 Belpada Police Station
9 Khaprakhol Police Station
10 Bangomunda Police Station
11 Saintala Police Station
12 Sindhekela Police Station
13 Turekela Police Station
14 Larambha Police Station
15 Lathor Police Station
16 Puintala Police Station
17 Muribahal Police Station

ATROCITY CASES:

During the year 2015, 153 nos. of Atrocity cases were registered, out of which 95 cases were charge sheeted and 56 cases disposed off otherwise and rest 82 cases are still pending investigation. During the year 2016, 126 nos of Atrocity cases were registered, out of which 90 cases were charge sheeted otherwise 27 and rest 09 cases are still pending investigation. During the year 2017, 168 Atrocity cases were registered, out of which charge sheet was submitted in 88 cases and rest 57 cases are still pending investigation . During the year 2018, 37 Atrocity cases have been registered as on  March, 2018 out of which charge sheets have been submitted in 24 cases and rest 58 cases are under investigation.

Total Number of Cases
Year No. Con. Cases No. U.D. Cases.
 2015  3333 285
2016 3623 305
2017 3613 315
2018 (till March, 2018)  767 85

Number of cases registered in each category, civil and criminal cases with each one’s break up list i.e. Dowry related, Theft, Rape, Murder, Kidnap, suicide, property related cases are appended below:

Number of cases registered in each category
Category of Offence 2015 2016 2017 2018 (Till upto March 2018)
Murder  49  21  34 10
Dacoit 5 19 11 6
Robbary 26 56 60 25
Burglary 127 105 107 27
Theft 228 195 145 35
Rape 73 75 69 11
Kidnapping 108 114 110 22
Dowry Homicide 16 9 9 2
Dowry Suicide 1 5 1
Dowry Touture 131 141 112 17
Suicide (U.D.) 69 75 59 7
Property Officence Cases 386 374 323 93

Achievement of Last 03 Years

Achievement of Last 03 Years
Head of Crime Year Report Detected/ Charges sheeted Percentage of Detection
Murder 2015  49  43  87.75%
2016 21 19 90.47%
2017 34 28 82.35%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 10 5 50%
Dacoit 2015  05  03  60%
2016 19 17 89.47%
2017 11 6 54.54%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 6 2 33.33%
 Robbery 2015  26  18  69.23%
2016  55  39 70.90%
2017 60 30 50%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 25 7 28%
 Burglary 2015  127 59  46.45%
2016 105 55 52.38%
2017 107 47 33.57%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 27 3 11.11%
Theft 2015 228 114 50%
2016 195 96 49.23%
2017 145 53 36.35%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 35 5 14.28%
Rape 2015 73 70 95.89%
2016 75 72 96%
2017 69 61 88.40%
2018 (Till March, 2018) 11 11 100%

Press meet:

District Police usually organize press meet on major incidents/detection of heinous cases.

Grievance Redresal:

Grievance hearing on everyday except Sundays/ Holidays
Tel.: 06652-232020

Address of Supreme Authority:

Office of the Superintendent of Police, Balangir
Tel. 06652- 232020 (O), 233063 (R)
Email: spblg.orpol[at]nic.in