A group of IPS officers from Sardar Vallabhbhhai Patel National Police Academy Hyderabad on Wednesday interacted with Director General of Police Dilbag Singh and other senior police officers at police headquarters here.
The probationary officers were briefed about the functioning of Jammu and Kashmir Police, a police handout said.
The DGP on the occasion said that J&K police was doing multifarious duties and was countering militancy at different fronts. He said various militants have been eliminated in anti-militancy operations but unfortunately “we have lost 1669 of our brave hearts”.
“In addition to the fight, the force has been playing a parental role in counselling the misguided youth and channelizing their energies in a positive way.”
The DGP said that despite various odds, J&K police has been on forefront of tackling the Pakistan sponsored militancy, radicalisation and law and order situations along with all other security forces working in the State. The DGP said, “We are proud of our martyrs who have sacrificed their lives for bringing peace in the State.”
The DGP said that within some years tremendous changes have taken in the Jammu and Kashmir Police in the field of weaponry, training skills and technology.
He said the department is proactive in introducing latest technology in confronting different challenges.Taking part in the interaction, ADGP, headquarters PHQ A G Mir said that for last one decade J&K police “has conducted a lot of activities under civic action programme including the drug de-addiction to increase its social quotient”.
He said that social media has thrown some challenges which are being taken care of by J&K police.IGP Personnel PHQ J.P Singh on this occasion spoke about different measures taken by the police to channelize the energies of youth through sports activities, the statement said.
DIG CKR V.K Birdhi, SSP Budgam Tajender Singh and SSP Srinagar Imtiyaz Ismail Parray also interacted with the group and gave answers to various questions of the visiting officers.
Earlier, AIG (Provision & Transport) PHQ through power point presentation, gave a detailed resume of the functioning of J&K Police. IGP CRPF (Admn.) Kashmir Ravideep Sahi, Director Prosecution PHQ Sikander Mohan Kapoor AIsGP PHQ Samir Rekhi, Abdul Qayoom and Manoj Kumar Pandit, SP A/A PHQ Gulzar Ahmad and Chief Accounts Officer PHQ Amit Mahajan were present.