Joint efforts of security forces helped in minimizing terrorist activities: DGP

DGP Dilbagh Singh briefing media persons after reviewing security situation in district Kupwara.
DGP Dilbagh Singh briefing media persons after reviewing security situation in district Kupwara.

Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Dec 4: Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh today visited Kupwara district where he chaired officers meeting and reviewed the security scenario.
DGP was accompanied by IGP Kashmir SP Pani.
On his arrival, the DGP was received by GoC 28 Div, Amardeep Singh Aujala and SSP Kupwara, Ram Ambarker and ceremonial guard of honour was presented by police contingent at DPO Kupwara.
The DGP while addressing officers meeting said that the joint efforts of all the security forces have helped in minimizing the terrorist activities. “We need to be strategically very strong to put an end to terrorism so that long lasting peace is provided to the people of Jammu and Kashmir”, he added.
Complimenting the role of JKP and other security agencies for maintaing the peace and order in Jammu and Kashmir, the DGP said it was challenging and daunting task, but due to sincere and effective efforts of all security agencies, the situation was handled in a very professional manner. He said that we need to continue our mission with even more dedication to ensure peaceful and secure environment for the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Stressing upon better coordination among all sister agencies, the DGP said that to foil any attempt by the trouble makers looking to disrupt the peaceful atmosphere, close liaison should be maintained at every level and the officers supervising different components should be briefed accordingly. He directed the officers to keep an eye on the activities of anti-national elements and mount pressure on their nefarious designs.
The DGP stressed on maintaining alertness on the borders and also in the hinterland for which he advised strengthening of nakas to check the movement of trouble mongers. He also advised for sharing intelligence in puts in this regard and joint patrolling of all the security formations.
Referring to welfare of police personnel, the DGP directed the officers to ensure implementation of all existing welfare measures for the serving police personnel and the families of martyrs on priority basis. He said that more welfare measures will hopefully be introduced in future.
Earlier, SSP Kupwara Ram Ambarker apprised the DGP about the security scenario and measures taken for maintaining peace and order in the district.