Army officials held a meeting with the factory owners and management of State Industrial Development Corporation (SIDCO) at Lasspipora in south kashmir’s Pulwama district on Tuesday.
In a statement here an Army spokesman said that “the meeting was held to sensitize the factory owners and management about the security issues and the presence of foreigners, persons from other areas and foreign tourists presenting themselves as labourers. The meeting was attended by GM, DIC Shabir Ahmad and other members of SIDCO along with twenty factory owners.”
The main aim of the meeting was to make the SIDCO management and factory owners more responsive towards the security threats in and around SIDCO. The meeting discussed several issues including accountability of outsiders as well as local workers in each factory and establishing several cameras at various entry and exit points of SIDCO,” the statement said.
It said that “the SIDCO management and all members promised their continuous support to security forces in dealing with threats and the people causing it.”