CCTV cameras installed at the TV Centre Chowk were inaugurated by the commissioner of police (CP), Sanjay Kumar, on Thursday evening.
As many as 15 cameras have been installed in the area with an aim of curbing crime and keeping a close eye on anti social and criminal elements round the clock.
MLA Pradeep Jaiswal, DCPs Dr Jay Jadhav, Arvind Chavria, Somnath Gharge, ACPs Ajeet Borhade, Vijay Pawar and senior inspectors of all (7) police stations of zone II were present on the occasion.
CP Kumar thanked people and traders of this area for coming forward and for their contribution in raising the fund for installation of CCTV cameras. The area sprawled on 3-km areas will be covered by these cameras. The control room of these cameras is at present in the Police Chowky, but soon it will be shifted to the office of DCP Chavria, Kumar added.