IGP Kashmir visits Kupwara Interacts with officers, jawans

Srinagar, Apr 8: IGP Kashmir Zone Swayam Prakash Pani accompanied by DIG NKR Baramulla Sunil Gupta visited
Kupwara and held a darbar of the officers and Jawans in DPL Kupwara during which many Jawans put-forth their
grievances which the IGP promised to look into.
IGP Kashmir while interacting with the jawans said that efforts are being undertaken at District, Range and Zonal
levels to address the grievances of police personnel in orderly room. IGP used the occasion to make the jawans
aware about the initiatives taken at Zonal level regarding tracking of their GP fund cases and asked the jawans
to take full advantage of the welfare schemes initiated by DGP for the speedy and effective redressal of their
He also advised them to follow proper SOP while discharging L&O duties and to remain careful while performing
sensitive duties like prisoner escort duties, naka duty etc.
IGP also informed the jawans about several key measures undertaken by the Government related to the housing
facilities, enhanced ex gratia facilities, health policy involving good hospitals for the J&K Police personnel.
He also impressed upon the officers and Jawans to ensure people friendly policing.
Terming Police has a big family, he urged the force to ensure fair and professional policing for bridging the gap
between community and police.
In the afternoon, IGP also interacted with civil and military officials in the district including Maj Gen C B
Punappa, GOC 28 Inf. Div. DC Kupwara and other Army/PMF Officers and discussed the prevailing security scenario
in the frontier District. (KNS)