Peshawar, February 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Muhammad Naeem Khan has said that public satisfaction is the real yardstick of best policing and directed police high ups to make best use of its authority and sanctity of uniform and come up to the attached expectations of the general public.
These directives were issued by IGP chairing two high level meeting of Regional Police Officers and District Police Officers of the province held at CPO Peshawar today. It may be recalled that after assuming the charge of his office it was the first conference of the IGP with RPOs and DPOs.
The IGP directed the participants to keep close coordination and strictly professional relations with district administration, Session Judges and judiciary to make them accessible to the general public and their subordinates as well. They are the one responsible for maintaining law and order and providing peaceful environment to the general public. The IGP pointed out that safety of the life, property and public respect was the prime responsibility of police and directed the officers to come out of their offices and practically perform its duty in the field and mitigate the confronting problems and difficulties of the general public.
The DPOs were directed to visit each and every police stations and police posts in their jurisdiction on regular basis and in case of any untoward incident personally ensure their presence on the spot. The IGP made it clear that police high handedness and corruption would not be tolerated and directed them to win hearts and minds of the general public and successfully bridge the gap with them. The IGP warned that lethargy and negligence in duty would not be tolerated and those found involved would not be spared. The DPOs were especially directed to give top priority to the welfare of their subordinates.
The IGP directed the participants to give due respect to the innocent people and apprehend the wanted accused without any hesitation. They were also directed to root out extortions, kidnapping for ransom, IC Peddlers and menace of narcotics, take every threat alert seriously and fully motivate the SDPOs in the field against the anti-social elements.
For more information, contact:
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police
Sahibzada Abdul Qayyum Road, Civil Secretariat Peshawar,
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan