Forces will continue to safeguard interests of people: Dilbag Singh

DG CRPF Dr AP Maheshwari and DGP J&K Dilbag Singh during a meeting at DPL Shopian.
DG CRPF Dr AP Maheshwari and DGP J&K Dilbag Singh during a meeting at DPL Shopian.

J&K’s security is our utmost priority: DG CRPF
Excelsior Correspondent

JAMMU, Feb 19: Director General of CRPF Dr AP Maheshwari and Director General of Police (DGP), J&K Dilbag Singh today visited Shopian District.
They addressed a joint meeting of jawans and officers at District Police Lines (DPL) Shopian and interacted with the commandants and jurisdictional officers and also took a review of security scenario in the District.
The officers were accompanied by Special DG CRPF, Zulfiquar Hasan, ADG Operations CRPF, Headquarters Sanjay Arora, IG Operations CRPF Rajesh Yadav, IGP Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, IGP CRPF Trgs Manoj Kumar Dubey, IG CRPF Srinagar Sector Ravideep Singh Sahi, DIG CRPF BS Negi, DC Shopian Choudhary Mohammad Yaseen and SSP Shopian Amritpal Singh. Besides the jawans of Police and CRPF, all the jurisdictional officers of both the forces also attended the meeting.
While addressing the meeting, the DGP J&K said at times there were tough security situations in J&K but the police personnel along with other security agencies faced these situations with courage and confidence. He said that under the able leadership at different levels from the forces, each one contributed in one way or the other in maintaining normalcy and defeated the ill designs of the anti national elements particularly during recent times.
He added that forces will continue its collective work to safeguard the interests of people in Jammu and Kashmir. He said that the sacrifices of forces are being remembered by entire nation and entire nation stands shoulder to shoulder with the families of our martyrs.
Referring to the Tral encounter, the DGP said that in last six weeks six anti terror operations have been successfully conducted in Tral area and added that credit for these operations goes to the collective efforts of forces working tirelessly for peace and order in Jammu and Kashmir. He said that forces are firm to tackle any situation and any subversive act by the terrorists will be faced with fortitude.
DGP CRPF while addressing the meeting said that Jammu and Kashmir is considered as Crown of India and its security is on our utmost priority.
He said that CRPF has been working with Jammu and Kashmir police for long time now and because of the coordinated efforts many good results have been achieved. He stressed for effective mechanism among all security forces and Intelligence agencies to maintain peace and security in Jammu and Kashmir. He emphasized for enhanced synergy and effective ideas sharing among the forces to protect the interest of the nation.
On the occasion, the visiting officers assured immediate redressal of grievance highlighted by the jawans. The officers said that the welfare of jawans has always been their priority.
On the occasion, the Commandant 14th Battalion CRPF and SSP Shopian apprised the DGP about the present security scenario and measure taken to maintain peace and order in the district.
Pertinent to mention here, conducting joint meeting of forces not only helps officers to share their ideas with each other but also enhances deeper synergy among the jawans.