IGP Kashmir calls for collective action to eradicate drug menace in society
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IGP Kashmir calls for collective action to eradicate drug menace in society

Emphasises citizen safety & well-being in security meetings Directs officers to finalise pending cases & public complaints

Post by Irfan Yattoo on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

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Srinagar, Dec 04: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar Birdi on Monday said that there is need unite efforts to eradicate drug menace from the society.
His remarks highlighted comprehensive approach, signalling a concerted and intensified effort to address the multifaceted challenges posed by illicit drug activities in the region.
He said law enforcement agencies are committed to intensifying operations and adopting advanced techniques to dismantle drug networks.
Addressing the security review meetings in Sopore and Baramulla districts, IGP Birdi said emphasising the importance of collaborative efforts in ensuring the safety and well-being of the citizens and discussed strategic initiatives to enhance the overall security development of the district
During these meetings, IGP Kashmir engaged in constructive discussions with key officers to assess the existing security framework.
He emphasised on some crucial developments including deployment of additional security personnel in critical areas.
" Implementation of advanced surveillance technologies, community engagement programs to foster trust and cooperation and training programs for law enforcement personnel to enhance response capabilities," IGP said.
During the key meetings, discussions encompassed a broad spectrum of topics, including the current security scenario, the existing security grid, other criminal activities, and operational strategies aimed at addressing challenges posed by hostile elements. Input was sought from officers to formulate comprehensive strategies.
These meetings provided a platform to assess the current security landscape and devise comprehensive strategies to address potential challenges.
Briefing the officers, IGP Birdi urged officers  for finalization of the pending cases/public complaints to give the relief to general public and directed for speedy disposal of cases assigned to them for conducting the investigation.
The IGP Kashmir also expressed confidence in the collective efforts of the community and law enforcement agencies to maintain a secure and peaceful environment. 
"Take stringent action against any person or organization supporting anti-national activities," he said.
The IGP Kashmir alongwith DIG NKR Baramulla Vivek Gupta-IPS. SSP Baramulla Amod Ashok Nagpure-IPS, Addl. SP Baramulla. Divya D-IPS and other senior officers of the district attended the meeting. Similarly in Sopore, SP Sopore  Shabir Nawab-JKPS and other senior officers attended the meeting.
Soon after the meeting in Baramulla, the IGP Kashmir paid floral tributes to the martyrs at DPL Baramulla for their supreme sacrifice in the line of duty. 
The IGP also inaugurated the new cabin of PCR Baramulla besides, inspected the infrastructure and other facilities available in the premises of DPL Baramulla.