Srinagar: IGP Kashmir Swayam Prakash Pani accompanied by DIG north Kashmir Baramulla Sunil Gupta held a police darbar in Kupwara.
A statement said that during the darbar Jawans put-forth their grievances before the IGP and he assured to look into it.
IGP Kashmir while interacting with the jawans said that efforts are being undertaken to address the grievances of police personnel.
IGP informed the Jawans about the initiatives taken at Zonal level regarding tracking of their GP fund cases and asked them to take full advantage of the welfare schemes initiated by DGP for the speedy and effective redressal of their grievances.
He also advised them to follow proper SOP during law and order duties and to remain careful while performing sensitive duties like prisoner escort duties, naka duty etc.
IGP also informed the jawans about several key measures undertaken by the Government related to the housing facilities, enhanced ex gratia facilities, health policy involving good hospitals for the J&K Police personnel. He also impressed upon the officers and Jawans to ensure people friendly policing.
He also urged the force to ensure fair and professional policing for bridging the gap between community and police.
In the afternoon, IGP also interacted with civil and military officials in the district including Maj Gen C B Punappa, GOC 28 Inf. Div. DC Kupwara and other Army/ paramilitary officers and discussed the prevailing security scenario in the frontier district.