Srinagar, Aug 6: In view of the forthcoming Muharram, a police public meet was held by SDPO Hazratbal Rameez Rashid Bhat-JKPS which was attended by SHO Police Station Lalbazar Inspector G P Singh at police station Lalbazar yesterday. The participants were the respectables of police station jurisdiction from Lalbazar, Bagwanpora, Zari Mohalla, Botakadal etc.
The meeting was conducted in a very conducive atmosphere starting with the introduction of participants.
The participants raised the issue related Muharram processions of the area. They have been assured full cooperation and support of police on all aspects besides the route plan of processions were discussed and elaborated. Public cooperation was solicited to maintain the route plan as devised in their calendar so that proper police deployment be arranged. The participants were assured that Police will provide all the necessary possible help and will facilitate the smooth conduct of all the traditional Muharram processions of the area. The participants assured that full cooperation will be provided to police for the smooth conduct of the Muharram processions.
The participants also raised the issue of availability of essential commodities like Rice, Atta, Sugar, Kerosene, LPG, vegetables, fire wood and other essential commodities of daily use.
The participants put forth requests regarding the availability of essential services during the holy month of Muharram-ul-Harram like uninterrupted power supply, availability of drinking water, medical facilities round the clock and van type ambulances. Besides requested for providing additional quota of rice and sugar were also put forth. Street light be made functional and establishment of street lights in the area.
The participants were assured that their demands pertaining to civil administration will be forwarded to the concerned quarters and their suggestions will be taken care of and imperative measures in this regard will be taken in a very short and suitable period of time.
The participants in the meeting unanimously decided that such events / meetings shall be organized in future also.
All the contact numbers of Police station were provided to them and advised to contact police station in case of any exigency.