Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
01-March-2011 19:15 IST
Online FIR In Delhi
The Delhi Police, in compliance of the directions of Hon’ble Delhi High Court in Writ Petition (Crl.) No. 468/2010 “Court on Its Own Motion Versus State” dated 06.12.2010, has implemented the system of uploading and viewing the FIRs registered in Delhi on its website in within 24 hours of registration except the FIRs declared sensitive by the Addl. CP/DCP of the district concerned. A certified copy of the FIR can, however, be obtained by a person other than complaint by submitting an application along with stipulated fee to the Police Station or before the single window existing in the offices of the district Addl. Commissioner/Dy. Commissioner of Police. The system is in place since Feb, 1, 2011.

Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and System (CCTNS), a flagship project of Ministry of Home Affairs, contemplates to provide an online facility to lodge complaint and view FIR on citizen portal. States may use this facility. The project is likely to be implemented by March 2012.

This was stated by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Shri Mullappally Ramachandran in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today