Identify, book white collar criminals: DGP to officers

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SRINAGAR: Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Wednesday directed the officers to act tough against white collar criminals by identifying and booking them under relevant laws.
He made these remarks during his visit to Kishtwar, Doda and Ramban to review the preparedness for the Urbann Local Bodies and Panchayat Elections with officers and addressed Police Darbars.
A police statement said that during his review meetings with the officers of civil administration, police and CRPF the DGP said that strengthening of the security grid over the years has led to the eradication of militancy from the range.
While addressing the officers and policemen, the DGP impressed upon the officers to dispose of the cases on fast track basis and keep crime index check and also enhance public relations.
“It is a pleasure for me of visiting this region as I have worked here as a young officer and I have seen how much difficulties this region has faced”, the DGP said.
DGP in his address further stated that because of the safe and secure environment of region, projects are being executed and development is taking place in the region for which credit goes to Police, Army, BSF and CRPF who have worked as a team and accomplished the mission of establishing the peace.
Referring to welfare measures for police personnel, he said that PHQ is looking into various demands and more announcements are expected from State Government for their benefit. He said that all subordinate officers have been directed to complete the formalities for promotions in shortest possible time.
DGP assured that all the grievances brought into his notice will be addressed.
DGP said that Ramban has a central role whether it is Amarnath Yatra or it is management of traffic during the winters or during weather vagaries. He directed the officers that technology be put to use for better traffic management in the districts and National Highway.
The DGP directed the officers to be fully prepared for the Urban Local Bodies and Panchayat elections and directed for action against the trouble mongers after identifying them. He further said noose must be tightened against the militants and their over ground workers.
Earlier, the SSsP of the concerned districts gave resume of the functioning of their respective districts in these darbars.
The officers of Army, CRPF and jurisdictional officers gave their inputs regarding various issues in these meetings.