Karnal is one of the oldest district of Haryana
State, since the
inception of Haryana as a State on 1st November 1966,
Kurukshetra, Kaithal & Panipat were part of Karnal
District before getting status of separate districts. It was also
a district in the
Punjab State. During
the First War of Independence Deputy Commissioner
his headquarter to Karnal. In its heydays the district
boundaries extended across Tehsils of Karnal, Thanesar, Kaithal
and Panipat. In the year 1973 Tehsil Thanesar
was made a separate
district Kurukshetra in which Tehsil Kaithal was included. In the
year 1989 Tehsil Panipat was made a separate district.
The District Police is presently
headed by Shri Shashank Anand,
IPS, Superintendent of Police.
District Police Headquarters is located
in Mini Secretariat, Sector 12, Karnal.
There are eleven Police Stations and nineteen Police
Posts in District Karnal.
timely assistance to the victims of road accidents and to ensure
smooth flow of traffic on the Highway and to keep
strict vigilance on the road against highway crime a Police
Station Traffic, Karnal is established
in this district on National highway No.1 at Sector-6,
DSP HQ is the Supervisory officer of PS Civil Lines, Gharaunda
& PS Highway, DSP City is the
Supervisory officer of PS City, Sadar,
Madhuban & City Traffic Karnal. DSP Indri is the Supervisory officer
of PS Indri, Butana, Taraori & Kunjpura.DSP Assandh is the
Supervisory officer of PS Assandh & Nissing.