DGP Directs Officers To Follow SOPs  

SRINAGAR — The Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbag Singh,, Wednesday directed the police officers to follow the standard operation procedures (SOPs) in all situations. The directions were issued by the DGP during his visit in Srinagar city here during which he inspected “po­lice stations, accommodation for jawans” and also took stock of “record maintainance.”

The DGP was accompanied by IGP Kashmir, S P Pani, DIG Central Kashmir Range, V K Bhirdhi, SSP Srinagar, Imtiaz Ismail Parray-IPS and respective zonal SsP of city. During the tour, the DGP visited Police Stations Khanyar, Maharaj Gunj, Nowhatta in old city and Ni­geen in Hazratbal Zone and Sher­garhi and Sadder in south zone, apart from a visit to Women’s police station. DGP also chaired a joint officers meeting at SP South office after inspection of his of­fice. The meeting was attended by the Commandants of the CRPF deployed in the City.

The tour was primarily aimed at reviewing the deployment on ground. DGP inspected the Po­lice Stations of the old city and their buildings, protection walls, barracks for jawans and took stock of the facilities available in these establishments.

During his interaction with SHOs, DGP sought information regarding the crime and regis­tration of FIRs, and record build­ing at the police stations. He also sought the “first hand informa­tion regarding the measures for tackling different situations.”

DGP impressed on “proper compilation of records in the police stations and other offices and its digitization.” He stressed on “capacity building to ensure proper handling of technology and its efficient usage. He said that, “CCTNS is complete pack­age which includes crime regis­tration, investigation as well as some public services on line.”

At MR Gunj he advised the officers to protect and preserve heritage building and records of historical value. He stressed for strong action against the “peo­ple involved in different social crimes and emphasised the need for cleanliness and sanitation in and around police premises.”

In the afternoon the DGP vis­ited Women Police Station at Rambagh, SP South office, Police Stations Shergarhi and Sadder. At women’s Police Station he advised the women officers to handle the “social crimes against the women with utmost care.”

He listened to the reports from the women officials and assured them that their needs would be redressed. At SP City South office DGP chaired a meeting with the senior police officers of Police and CRPF. While addressing the of­ficers the DGP directed that due care must be taken of the jawans on “naka and other duties by pro­viding them facilities in view of onset of the winter.” He said that “good coordination is our strength and this will help in enhancing the capabilities of the security grid.”

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