Jammu, Feb 3: Jammu and Kashmir Police chief Dilbag Singh on Friday said that Pakistan after witnessing massive dent on its sponsored terrorism in J&K is now supplying drugs to target the younger generation of Jammu and Kashmir. He said that like terrorism there must be zero tolerance for narcotics and narco-terror trade adding that both are equally dangerous for the people.
‘’Pakistan through its sponsored elements is targeting innocent people to disturb the brotherhood and communal harmony prevailing in the Union territory, and issued directions for taking stringent actions against terrorists and the terror ecosystem,’’ the DGP added.
He said the safety of the public has been and will continue to be the top priority of the Jammu and Kashmir Police.
“We have to be more cautious and alert to avoid any harm to the public order,” the director general of police (DGP) said, chairing a high-level meeting to review the security scenario in the border district of Rajouri. .
Accompanied by Special Director General CID R R Swain and Additional Director General of Police of Jammu Zone Mukesh Singh, the police chief visited Rajouri where terrorists killed seven villagers and injured 14 others in an attack in Dhangri village early last month.
He asked the officers to put in sincere efforts for tracking down the elements involved in the Dhangri case and ensure justice to the victims.
The police chief once again directed for taking serious note of any kind of misconduct with the general public brought into their notice by any means.
He has directed the officers to sensitize and advise their subordinate officers/officials to be fair in their conduct, adding that any act of misconduct must be seen with utmost seriousness.
The officers present in the meeting apprised the DGP regarding the progress of investigation in the Dhangri terror attack.
The DGP directed for increasing anti terror operations to track down the hiding terrorists & their modules. He stressed for identifying hidden OGWs and accomplices providing any sort of support to terror activities and directed for stringent action against each and every individual involved in anti national activities. He directed for strengthening the security grids by activating Naka checking points on different routes to track the movements of terrorists and their supporters. He also stressed for devising and executing a proper area domination plan.
The review meeting besides the accompanying officers was attended by DIG Rajouri Poonch Range Dr Mohammed Haseeb Mughal, SSP Rajouri Shri Mohammad Aslam, CO IRP 2nd Bn Randeep Kumar, CO 72 Bn CRPF Shri Ram Meena, ASP Rajouri, ASP Nowshera and other gazetted officers of the district.
Earlier, the DGP, J&K congratulated Rajouri Police for busting a module of LeT by arresting three of its members.
DGP stressed for utilizing the VDGs more efficiently adding that their training and weapon handling should be inspected by jurisdictional SHOs.