,Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir zone, Swayam Prakash Pani on Thursday visited Kargil and chaired a meeting of officers, a police spokesman said.
He said that the IGP Pani was accompanied by DIG CKR Vidhi Kumar Birdhi and SP Kargil Dr Vinod Kumar.
Chairing the meeting of officers from the district, the IGP Kashmir appreciated the role of local police and CAPF in conducting smooth and peaceful election in the state and reviewed the preparedness for the upcoming Parliamentary elections in Kargil.
The IGP Kashmir enjoined upon all officers to visit the areas of their responsibility well in advance so as to get familiarized with the areas where they have to perform their duties and stressed on them to remain alive and sensitive to the local issues while performing their duties.
He stressed on the officers to ensure elections are held in a conducive atmosphere. Commandant ADHOC 4th, DySP PCR Kashmir, DySP Hqrs Kargil, Sr. PO Kargil and other officers from ITBP, JKAP and IRP were also present at the meeting.