Role of Police in detecting cyber crimes is commendable: Antony Raju

 Role of Police in detecting cyber crimes is commendable: Antony Raju

Sri. Antony Raju, Minister for transport, has lauded the ability of Kerala Police to nab those committing crimes in the cyber world, with the help of modern technology. He also praised the efforts of various cyber units of the Police to find culprits behind such crimes. He was delivering the key note address at the Drone Hackathon organized by the Kerala Police Cyber ​​Dome in Thiruvananthapuram.

The Kerala Police has adopted stat-of-the-art technology in its fold before any Police force in India does. As a result, cyber crime has dropped significantly. He also stated that the work done by the Police in the field of drones, which is the technology of the next era, is a good step.

           43 teams competed in the hackathon which was held in five categories. Gireesh.N and Viju Raju bagged first place in Surveillance and Drone Development category, while Team AXL Drone got second place. The teams Hindenburg, Monai Kunjai and Athmega Robotics deserved special mention by the jury in this category. Teams Super Tech and D-Drone bagged first and second places respectively in Endurance Drone / Heavy Lift Drone Development category. The team Radical Mechanism was specifically mentioned in this category. In the Nano Drone Development category, Team Flatonomers won first place and Team Sher Labs attained second place. Team Thomas Aero got special mention in the Anti-Drone Solution Development category. Team Digital Detectives won Special Mention in the Drone Forensic Solution Development category.


 Anilkumar K V, Dr.  Priya P Sajan, Vishnu S, Bijumon E S, Vishnu V Nath, Ani Sam Varghese, Nibin Peter, Reeja Rahim, Sunil Paul, Sunil Kumar A U, Akhil Puthussery and Joji John Varghese were the members of the jury.

 Sri. Anil Kant IPS, State Police Chief, Sri. Manoj Abraham IPS, ADGP and Nodal Officer, CyberDome, Smt. Harshita Athalluri IPS, IG, Sri. P Prakash IPS, DIG and Deputy Nodal Officer, CyberDome, Dr. Divya.V.Gopinath IPS, SP, Drone Hackathon participants and technicians have attended the event. An exhibition and air show featuring various types of drones were also organized.