Day after Pampore attack, J-K Police review security in the Valley
A day after a militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir killed three soldiers, director general of the state police chaired a high-level security meeting on Sunday.india Updated: Dec 19, 2016 00:10 IST
A day after a militant attack in Jammu and Kashmir killed three soldiers, director general of the state police chaired a high-level security meeting on Sunday.
K Rajendra Kumar, DGP of Jammu and Kashmir Police, talked about better cooperation and coordination within the security establishment while emphasising upon the army to strengthen the corridor protection.
Kumar directed officers present in the meeting to devise a plan for safe and secure movement of the people and the security forces along the National Highway.
He also emphasised on the CRPF to fine-tune the road opening parties (R O Ps) along the National Highway.
While highlighting the need of tackling the militancy effectively, the DGP said surgical operations with minimum collateral damages should be conducted.
Earlier, IGP Kashmir Zone SJM Gillani briefed about the security situation of south Kashmir and also highlighted recent operations conducted against the militants.
He also briefed about the law and order situation and the measures taken by the police to investigate and solve the recent bank robberies.
Later, another high-level meeting was held between Rajendra Kumar and GOC, 15 Corps, Lt Gen J S Sandhu, which was attended by top officers of army, police and security agencies.
In this meeting, the implementation of different decisions with regard to strengthening and augmentation of security setup across the Kashmir Valley were discussed.
The meeting was attended by Special Director General of Police, Coordination, Law and Order Dr SP Vaid; GOC Victor Force; Major General Ashok Narula; IGP Kashmir Zone SJM. Gillani; IG, CRPF, Ops, Zulafquar Hassan; DIG, South Kashmir, Nitish Kumar; DIG, CRPF, Anantnag, Mohsin Saheedi; DIG, CRPF, Awantipora, A.S Negi; commanding officers of security forces and District SSP of South Kashmir Range.