DGP reviews preparations for Police Commemoration Day

He said the DGP also reviewed the preparedness for the occasion. Governor Satya Pal Malik has consented to be the chief guest on this parade.

Director General of Police J&K Dilbag Singh, IPS today visited Police Martyrs Memorial, Zewan took salute and inspected full dress rehearsal Parade for the Police Commemoration Day which is being observed on October 21 as National Police Day throughout the country, a police spokesman said. 

He said the DGP also reviewed the preparedness for the occasion. Governor Satya Pal Malik has consented to be the chief guest on this parade.

The DGP while discussing these preparation directed the officers that the function should must be held in a befitting manner and all desired arrangements must be made for the occasion when the sacrifices of the policemen are remembered.

The State level function of the Police Commemoration Day is being held at Armed Police Complex, Zewan in which ITBP, BSF, CRPF, SSB, IRP, JKAP and JKP, ladies contingents, Pipe and Brass Bands are participating.

The DGP was briefed by the Inspector General of Police Armed Kashmir S A Watali, Nodal Officer Parade Abdul Rashid Bhat SSP, Nodal Officer Logistics Manzoor Ahmad Dalal SSP regarding the preparation being made for the function.

Police Commemoration Day Parade will be held on all district headquarters, the main functions are being held at Rail Head Complex, Gulshan Ground, Jammu and Armed Police Complex Zewan. A number of programmes including blood donation camp have been planned to mark this day, the spokesman added.