Police-Public meetings held

As a part of its public outreach programme, Police today organized a police public meeting at Hazratbal.

The meeting was chaired by SDPO Zakura Musadiq Majid Basu along with SHO Nigeen.

“The meeting was attended by the respectable citizens and community members from the neighbouring area. During the meeting several issues including drug menace, destroying bhung on the banks of Dal lake, Identification of mischief mongers, check on the movement of anti-social elements indulging in criminal activities,” police said in a staement. 

The SDPO Zakura redressed many issues on the spot and assured them that their other genuine issues pertaining to police will be redressed on priority.

“The general public has hailed the initiative of police in facilitating police public meetings which has allowed citizens to raise their concerns freely.The participants thanked Police for professionally dealing with the recent case of physical abuse of a minor girl and subsequent arrest of the accused,” the statement said.

Meanwhile, Police held a public interaction meeting at SDPO office west. The meeting was chaired by SDPO West  Furkan Qadri.

“Community members and representatives of  village Khojbaugh and Maloora participated in the meeting. They raised various issues including drug menace, traffic congestion,encroachment, market checking and other issues. The main aim of the meeting was to interact with the community members and representatives from the area to seek their cooperation for policing activities being undertaken in the area. The chairing officer assured the participants that their genuine issues pertaining to police will be redressed on priority.

Police has resolved to reach out to the community members and redress their grievence at the ground level,” the statement added.