DGP chairs meeting of Civil, Police officers at Bla
Srinagar: Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh on Monday chaired a meeting of officers from police and civil administration in Baramulla to review the security arrangements ahead of the Union Home Minister’s visit to the UT.
He was accompanied by ADGP Kashmir Zone, Vijay Kumar.
During the meeting, security arrangements for the Union Home Minister’s visit including the routes and locations were discussed in threadbare.
Deployment of man-power from different forces and intelligence agencies was also discussed in the meeting.
The meeting was attended by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Pandurang K Pole, DIG north Kashmir Udaybhaskar Billa, SSP Baramulla Rayees Mohammad Bhat, ASP Baramulla R K Parihar and jurisdictional SDPOs.
In the meeting, DGP stressed for greater synergy among different agencies and forces deployed for the security of VVIP.
The DGP emphasized upon the officers to keep an eye on the activities of suspicious elements “who always try to find an opportunity to disrupt the peaceful atmosphere in the UT.”
He directed the officers that proper briefings should be made to the personnel put on security duties at different locations of venues.
The DGP stressed for utilization of technology and security gadgets including CCTV cameras en-route the visit and locations.
He said a comprehensive communication network must be ensured to be established to coordinate among the agencies involved in the security arrangements.
The DGP asked for diversion of public transport to alternate routes so that common commuters do not suffer due to security reasons.
DIG north Kashmir and SSP Baramulla briefed the DGP about the required security arrangements put in place in connection with the VVIP visit.
They apprised him about the security measures being taken in their respective jurisdictional areas.