Hyderabad city will have 10 lakh additional CCTV cameras soon. According to a study, Hyderabad is the 16th most surveillance coverage in the world. Currently, Hyderabad has more than three lakh surveillance cameras installed across the city. IT minister K T Rama Rao said the governmment will install another 10 lakh CCTV cameras for better surveillance in the city.
He was speaking at a meeting with Home Minister Mahmood Ali, DGP Mahendar Reddy, police commissioner Sajjanar and other top officials. KTR, as K T Rama Rao is popularly known as, instructed the top police brass to install CCTV cameras in densely populated spots in the city. He said the idea to install more CCTV cameras only to make Hyderabad a crime free citymost surveilled cities in the world.