DGP visits Budgam, interacts with officers, policemen

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Srinagar, Oct 30: Director General of Police Dilbag Singh Tuesday visited Budgam where he interacted with police officers and Jawans in District Lines Budgam, and also inspected stores of the district.
Addressing the officers and Jawans, the DGP said that Jammu and Kashmir Police has earned a good name at National level by the dint of its courage and bravery and its contribution is being recognised internationally. He said that the all forces have taken effective measures to maintain peace and order in the state and it is due to these measures and synergy between forces that we have achieved bigger successes in our fight against terrorism in recent days.
The DGP appreciated the work of Jammu and Kashmir police and all security forces and said that recent security measures have helped in achieving more successes against the terrorism during the recent weeks. He said the field officers particularly the range and District officers are doing a good job providing excellent leadership at different levels.
DGP advised the Jawans and officers to take care of themselves and their families while performing duties. Dilbag Singh said that the police leadership is much concerned about the welfare of its personnel and the families of martyrs. Ex-gratia relief for the families of martyrs has been enhanced and every possible assistance is provided to them under different schemes, DGP added.
Dilbag Singh assured that all the genuine demands of police personnel will be addressed. He thanked the government for fulfilling the demands of police and expressed hope that the government will address other demands as well. He said that during past one month rewards of over three crore has been sanctioned for the personnel of different districts who exhibited courage and bravery while performing different duties. He said that over three thousand personnel have been promoted in recent past and all the case of compensation were cleared by PHQ.
SSP Budgam Tejinder Singh gave brief about the working of the district. Among others IGP Kashmir SP Pani DIG CKR V K Birdhi Additional SP Budgam Majid Malik and other jurisdictional officers of District were present.
The DGP also inspected the stores and checked a few articles over there and passed directions with regard to their maintenance. (KNS)