Press Release

New Delhi ,06.10.2012



            The Prime Minister of India, Dr.Manmohan Singh will inaugurate the XIXth Conference of CBI and State Anti Corruption Bureaux-2012 on 10th October, 2012 at 1000 hrs (Wednesday) at Plenary Hall, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The Prime Minister will also award the President’s Police Medals to CBI officials on the occasion.


            You are requested to cover the Inaugural and Award function.  Kindly be seated by 0930 hrs(sharp) at the above venue.


2.         The Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Shri V. Narayanasamy will deliver the Valedictory Address at the Conference and give away Police Medals for Meritorious Service to CBI officials at Hall No.5, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi on 11th October, 2012(Thursday) at 1500 hrs.


            You are requested to cover the Valedictory Session and Investiture Ceremony. Kindly be seated by 1430 hrs(sharp) at Hall No.5, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.


3.         Entry will be through South Plaza Gate of Vigyan Bhawan through PIB Accreditation Cards for TV camera persons/ still photographers/CBI Beat Correspondents. Non-accredited correspondents covering CBI on a regular basis will also be permitted entry through Special Invitation Cards on 10.10.2012 and Special Invitation Letters on 11.10.2012 issued by CBI.


4.         Please  bring a Photo ID Card issued by your respective media organizations, along with CBI’s Special Invitation Card & Media Invitation.


Note:   Still & TV Camerapersons will be allowed entry only through PIB Accreditation Cards due to security reasons.



Chief Information Officer
CBI, New Delhi
Tele/Fax: 24361156 (O) 24360334, 24350422
Extn.4121, 5121, 5122


  1. The Chief of Bureau/Chief Reporter of all Newspaper/Agencies/Correspondents covering CBI.
  2. The Chief Photographers of all PIB Accredited Newspapers/News Agencies/Magazines.
  3. The DG (News), All India Radio.
  4. The DG (News), Doordarshan.
  5. The Station Director/Incharge, Reporting Unit, All India Radio.
  6. The Chief of News of all T.V.Channels.
  7. The Director, Photo Division, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Govt. of India, Soochna Bhawan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi.