SRINAGAR: Ahead of local body polls in the state, Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh accompanied by IGP Kashmir, S.P Pani on Friday visited district Baramulla to assess law and situation.
According a statement, Singh interacted with the officers and held darbars with the personnel. In his address, he complimented the police, CRPF, army and CAPF for their role in bringing considerable improvement in the situation. He said that the existing synergy between the different forces needs to be taken to the next level as we all have to achieve the common goal of peace and normalcy in Kashmir.
The statement said The DGP informed that Governor Malik and Home Minister Rajnath Singh have hailed the work of J&K police and have extended their good wishes to all the personnel of the Police department.
He said that welfare of personnel, SPOs, home guard volunteers is the top priority and he has brought these issues before the government for active consideration. He said that some more welfare measures are expected in coming days.
He advised the officers to listen to the people with open heart and do whatever is possible promptly. He said that our motive should be to help to all those who look to us for assistance and by doing so we can earn goodwill of the people, which helps in good policing.
He impressed upon the officers and other personnel to be prepared for the Urban Local Bodies, Panchayat Elections and assured that all the requirements will be favourably looked into.
SSP Baramulla Imtiyaz Hussain and SSP Sopore Javaid Iqbal, the statement said, highlighted the work of their respective districts and briefed about different measures taken for maintenance of law and order and curbing militancy in their districts.