IGP visits Baramulla, reviews security arrangements for upcoming DDC polls

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Baramulla: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Vijay Kumar on Wednesday reviewed security arrangements put in place for upcoming District Development Council (DDC) elections in this north Kashmir district.
A police spokesperson said that Mr Kumar visited Baramulla district along with IG CRPF Kashmir Ops Sector Deepak Ratan and held a detailed security review meeting with district SSPs and commandants of Armed Police/CAPF of North Kashmir at District Police Office.
“The IGP also took stock of security arrangements put in place to ensure peaceful forthcoming DDC elections,” he said.
The IGP Kashmir stressed on the officers to ensure synergy, better coordination and communication among all the forces working at the ground level.
He also urged upon the officers to strengthen the general security grid of the area to ensure upcoming elections are held in a peaceful atmosphere. Besides all districts SSPs were instructed to generate specific intelligences and conduct anti terrorist operations along with SFs.
The IGP Kashmir was briefed by the concerned Police/CAPF officers about various security measures adopted by them for the safety & security of common people. They also presented an overview of the steps initiated by them in the district to counter the challenges faced at the ground level.