CCTNS Project launched on pilot basis
Crime & Criminal Tracking Network & Systems (CCTNS) Project which seeks to make use of technology in bringing greater transparency and accountability into government functioning was launched as a pilot project in New Delhi. All the States and Union Territories across the length and breadth of the country are in the process of implementing the CCTNS project.
- What is the objective behind the project?
CCTNS Project will create a nation-wide environment for the real-time sharing of crime and criminal information.
A Mission Mode Project under the National e-Governance Plan of Government of India.
- Aims at creating a comprehensive and integrated system for enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of policing through adopting the principle of e-Governance.
- The Project also includes the creation of a nationwide networking infrastructure for evolution of IT-enabled-state-of-the-art tracking system around ‘Investigation of crime and detection of criminals’.