Peaceful atmosphere in J&K our prime concern: DGP

Director General of Police Dilbag Singh today said that peaceful atmosphere in J&K is prime concern of police.

“Continuous vigil needs to be maintained to curb the activities of anti-national elements and criminals to ensure peaceful atmosphere in the State,” said DGP who was on a day long visit to North Kashmir chairing meetings of officers of Bandipora, Baramulla and Sopore.

The DGP, who was accompanied by IGP Kashmir, S.P Pani and DIG, North Kashmir Range,  MuhammadSulemanChoudhary, reviewed security scenario in these districts. During his visit the DGP chaired officers meeting at district Police Headquarters Bandipora and Baramulla. The officers briefed the DGP regarding the security scenario in their respective jurisdictions.

“Jammu and Kashmir Police from last three decades has been fighting the challenge of terrorism with utmost courage, ensuring security and safety of the public. Peaceful atmosphere and security of the people is our prime concern,” the DGP said.

“Continuous vigil needs to be maintained and support of people must be ensured to curb the activities of anti-national elements and criminals. Strict action against the people involved in drug trade should be taken,” he said.

He directed the officers to take strict action against the rumour mongers, who try to create fear among people.

The meeting at Bandipora was attended by SSP Bandipora  Rahul Malik, Dy.SP Headquarters, Bandipora Mir MurtazaHussain, SDPO Sumbal,  SaqibGani, Dy.SP PC, HajanMubashirRasool and Dy.SP DAR Abdul Rashid Khan, In Baramulla the meeting was attended by SSP Baramulla  Abdul Qayoom, SSP SoporeJavaid Iqbal, DySP Headquarters Baramulla  Syed Javaid Ahmad, SDPO PattanMashkoorAhmmad, SDPO KreeriRamiz Raja, SDPO Uri Mehraj-u-Din, SDPO Tangmarg, Imtiyaz Ahmad, Dy.SP PC, Baramulla, ZahoorIrshad Ahmad and Dy.SP DAR, Baramulla, Zahoor Ahmad.