Police playing a parental role in counseling misguided youth: DGP

JAMMU : A group of IPS officers from Sardar Vallabhbhhai Patel National Police Academy Hyderabad who are on Bharat Darshan tour called on and interacted with the Director General of Police, J&K, Dilbag Singh and other senior police offi- cers of Kashmir Zone at Gazetted Officers’ Mess Humama, Budgam. The pro- bationary officers were given know-how about the func- tioning of Jammu and Kashmir Police.
At the outset of the inter- active session the DGP wel- comed the visiting officers.
He gave an overview of working of the force in dif- ferent wings, units and dis- tricts besides working of spe- cial operation groups against the anti national elements.
He said that the prevailing peace in Jammu and Kashmir is also an outcome
of strenuous efforts of J&K Police along with other secu- rity forces. He said that all the forces and administration are working day & night for the long lasting peace in the UT. The DGP said that J&K Police is doing multifarious duties which include counter terrorism, police bandobasts, investigations besides pro- viding various services to general people. He said that despite various odds, J&K Police has been on fore front of tackling the Pak spon-
sored terrorism, radicalisa- tion and law & order situa- tions along with all other security forces working in the UT.
He said that in addition to the fight against terrorism, J&K Police has been playing a parental role in counseling the misguided youth and channelizing their energy in positive direction. He said that J&K Police is conduct- ing a lot of activities under the Civic Action Programme besides running drug de-
addiction centers to increase its social quotient.
ADGP Kashmir Zone Vijay Kumar, DIG CKR Sujit Kumar, SSP Srinagar Rakesh Balwal, SSP Budgam Tahir Saleem SSP Crime Srinagar Amritpal Singh and SP West Srinagar Al-Tahir Gillani were also present on the occasion.
Pertinent to mention here that, 26 probationary IPS officers of 74 RR are on a study cum cultural tour to Kashmir.