Srinagar: The Crime Branch Kashmir organized a tour programme of students to National Wildlife Sanctuary Dachigam in connection with celebration of “Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav” under Civic Action Programme. In the said programme, as many as 30 students accompanying teachers were taken to National Wildlife Sanctuary Dachigam by Crime Branch Kashmir. Apart from sightseeing, the representatives of wildlife department have briefed the visiting students/ teachers about the different species of the wildlife animals, its habitat and also the underlying reasons behind increasing man-animal conflicts which had consumed so many precious lives. During the visit, a documentary on the said Sanctuary was also shown to the children/ teachers. Besides, a brief account was also given about the trout-fish farm and the steps, the department is taking in increasing its production to generate more and more revenue.
During the event all necessary COVID-19 SOP’s/Protocols were followed. The students and the teachers were satisfied with the overall arrangements of the programme and have highly appreciated the event. They have expressed their desire to have such events organized in future as well as it would go a long way in strengthening/ promoting the Police-Public relations.