Srinagar : Inspector General of Police Kashmir, V. K. Birdi on Wednesday thoroughly reviewed security arrangements in Ganderbal district and inaugurated Canteen cum Recreation Hall at DPL Ganderbal.
During the meeting the IGP Kashmir was briefed about overall security scenario in the district besides which in-depth discussions were held on strategies to counter challenges and threats posed by disruptive elements on the ground. The IGP Kashmir also reviewed the security arrangements implemented across the district. Recognizing the evolving challenges, he announced that the police will adopt robust measures and take firm action against individuals propagating a militant narrative and disturbing the peace on social media platforms. IGP Kashmir issued directives for impartial and stern action against law violators, emphasizing the need for law enforcement agencies to be well-prepared to respond swiftly to any security incidents. He urged officers to intensify anti-militancy operations and take stringent action against individuals or organizations supporting anti-national activities.
The IGP also analysed the crime situation, laying special emphasis therein on detection of crime against women and directed strict surveillance on such elements/criminals to ensure a check on their activities which is a big deterrent. He advised officers to also ensure professional investigation in UAPA cases in order to ensure conviction of accused and to effectively deal with the militant eco-system.
The IGP Kashmir also directed police officers to intensify efforts in combating drug activities in the area. He highlighted the gravity of the issue and urged the police force to work diligently to curb the menace of drug trafficking, which poses a significant threat to the well-being of the community. He expressed confidence in the collective efforts of the security apparatus to uphold public safety and ensure a secure environment for all the citizens. He also directed officers to actively engage with community members to ensure peace and harmony in the area. The IGP Kashmir also inaugurated Canteen cum Recreation Hall at DPL Ganderbal and inspected the infrastructure and other facilities available in the premises. The IGP was accompanied by Deputy Inspector General CKR Sujit Kumar, Senior Superintendent of Police Ganderbal, Nikhil Borkar besides which other senior police officers also attended the meeting.