KATHUA, Oct 9: Danesh Rana, IGP Armed/IRP Jammu today visited Battalion Headquarter Kathua and took stock of various activities carried out by IRP-19th battalion and functioning of manpower and also assessed issues pertaining to law & order and security.
During his visit, the IGP was presented with ceremonial Guard of Honour. The officer held meeting with a gathering of around 150 officers/officials and listened to the grievances and other administrative and welfare requirements of Jawans.
The IGP passed on spot directions to Commandant to conduct the darbar/orderly rooms on fortnightly basis to redress the grievances of Jawans and also assured that the welfare measures will be taken up at the earliest. All officers and officials were also directed to exhibit exemplary discipline, inculcate the habits of physical fitness and readiness to face any kind of challenges.
Later on, the officer inaugurated various development works at Battalion Headquarter, Dry Canteen, Jawans’ convenience complex, MT office and tradesman complex. A plantation drive was also carried out.
SSP Randheer Singh, Commandant IRP-19th Battalion gave a brief resume of activities and nature of duties of the Battalion to the IGP and other guests.
Other officers present on the occasion were SSP Sanjeev Khajuria, Ramnish Gupta, Additional SP Kathua, Ashok Kumar Chib, Adjutant, Priyanka, Probationary Deputy SP and others.