Ganderbal: Police distributed free clothing and footwear among 50 poor families during a simple function held at police station Khirbhawani in Ganderbal district.
SSP Ganderbal, Fayaz Ahmad Lone said that the police besides maintaining law and order looks to help the downtrodden sections of the society by every possible means.
“We under our civic action programme, conduct different activities to assist the needy. This time we collaborated with UDAY Foundation, a Delhi based NGO and arranged clothing and footwear for the very poor families living across the district. These families were identified by their concerned police station and were brought here for the needful help,” Lone said.
He added that the department besides ensuring safety and peace of the public, keenly looks for different ways to help the poor. “We also chart out and execute different physical and educational activities for the budding youth under the civic action program” he said.