Welfare of personnel our prime motive: DGP Dilbag Singh

The Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh, Sunday said that the prime motive of the police headquarters was the welfare of police personnel.

DGP Singh issued the statement while visiting Ganderbal district, wherein he held a joint security review meeting of police, CRPF and SSB, here at the District Police Headquarters.

The meeting was attended by DC Ganderbal, Hashmat Ali Khan, SSP Ganderbal, Khalil Ahmad Poswal, Commandant CRPF 118 Bn, Anil Dayani, Commandant CRPF 115 Bn, Pankaj P Shah, ASP Ganderbal, Fayaz Hussain, Assistant Commandant 34 CC, B R Tanwar, DySP DAR, Dr Abdul Majid, DySP Hqrs, Fahad Tak, DySP PC, Muhammad Shafi, SDPO Kangan, Sheikh Tahir Amin, and all district SHOs.

Addressing the meeting, the DGP commended the collective efforts of the security forces for maintaining peace in the state. “The commitment and spirit shown by the police and security forces on the ground towards the service of the nation will foil the evil designs of the anti-national elements. All ranks of the force are exhibiting courage on the anti-militancy front.”

The DGP impressed upon the officers to work with professionalism and commitment to ensure a peaceful atmosphere in the state. He said that work with dedication for the welfare of people is our prime motive.

He directed the jurisdictional officers to be extra vigilant regarding drug abuse, saying that strict action is the need of the hour against the drug peddlers.

He also emphasised on people’s cooperation.

Referring to the recent announcements of the central and the state government of increasing the ration money/hardship allowances and enumeration of SPOs, the DGP said that the police headquarter is making every effort to provide welfare measures to its force and to strengthen the personnel till the lowest rank.