JAMMU: In order to review the arrangements for upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Baramulla and Kupwara districts, Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbag Singh Tuesday visited the two districts of north Kashmir. He was accompanied by ADGP Armed J&K SJM Gillani, IGP Kashmir S.P Pani and DIG NKR Baramulla M Suleman Choudhary.
DGP interacted with the officers and police personnel in District Police Lines Baramulla and Kupwara. He emphasised upon them to get fully prepared for the peaceful forthcoming elections in the state. He said that policemen are well trained and equipped to face any challenge in the field.
“During the previous years our personnel have gained much experience and expertise in different fields of policing and have made achievements on different fronts. J&K Police has ensured peaceful elections in the past and during the upcoming elections also our forces will make all necessary efforts for a peaceful and secure atmosphere so that people could exercise their franchise without any fear,” DGP said.
DGP impressed upon policemen to remain extra vigilant and take safety measures for their protection while in the field. “While dealing with the situation in the field you have to remain impartial and ensure rule of law. Exercise restraint and use minimum force while in the field,” said the DGP.
DGP and other officers paid floral tributes at martyrs’ memorial at Kupwara.