Take people on board in policing, matters of public interest, IGP Kashmir
underlining the need for application of due procedure of law, Inspector General of Police (IG), Kashmir range today asked police force to ensure that people are taken on board I policing matters of public importance.
IGP S P Pani on his maiden visit this and Sopore towns on Tuesday held darbars with Jawans and officers in these police districts.
During the darbar he underlined the need for application of due procedure of law and ensure that people are taken on board in policing matters of public importance. He asked the officers and jawans to dedicate themselves to public service. He assured that the department will take all possible steps for welfare of policemen working in difficult circumstances.
While appreciating the efforts done by Baramulla and Sopore police to ensure peace and security of people, the IGP exhorted them to put in place systems and mechanisms to consolidate these efforts for long term public good.
Addressing the jawans Mr Pani said that peace and stability is in everybody’s interest in the society and police must work with total professional commitment to realize the goal of long term peace in the valley. The IGP further asked the men on ground to treat juveniles with compassion and asked for speeding up steps to establish juvenile units in Police Stations. He also stressed for juvenile police officer as per the requirement of the law in Police Stations for better handling of these cases.
During the meeting of officers in Baramulla and Sopore police districts, Mr Pani stressed upon officers to give top priority to welfare of jawans and welfare of common people. He asked them to make good use of existing system of criminal justice and take due recourse of available laws to bring criminals to book by professional investigation and prosecution thereof. He emphasized the need of quality investigation of criminal cases to build public trust and confidence in policing system.