The DGP first visited PTTI at Vijaypur where he was received by the DIG JSK Range Shri Vivek Gupta, Principal PTTI Vijaypur Shri Ashok Kumar Sharma and other officers of the institute. After taking slaute on the guard of honour the DGP addressed the trainees. In his address the DGP said that whenever he visits the training institutes he remembers his days of training. After one passes out from the training center he/she faces new challenges everyday, the DGP added. It is here in the training center that one gets time and training to get ready and confident for the future challenges and assignments.
Expressing his happiness over the cashless system put in place in the institute, the DGP said that the trainees should learn how to manage their finances. He advised the trainees to focus on their training and responsibility. Referring to the sacrifices of the police and other forces the DGP said that our contribution and success has been hailed by the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in the DGPs conference recently. He impressed upon the trainees to remain committed to the service in true spirit and follow the oath which they will take on their passing-cum-attestation parade.
Earlier, the Principal of the institute Shri Ashok Kumar Sharma presented a report on the activities and functioning of the institute.
Later, the DGP visited Samba where he witnessed a demonstration of rescue by Mountain Rescue Team of the Armed Zone at 12th Bn. Headquarters. He interacted with the trainees and the instructors and was briefed about the aims and objectives of the mountain rescue training programme.
The DGP J&K Shri Dilbag Singh, IGP Jammu Shri M.K. Sinha and DIG JSK Range Shri Vivek Gupta planted fruit trees in the complex of the battalion. In the afternoon the DGP alongwith IGP Jammu interacted with the officers and jawans of 12the Bn. and Samba district in DPL Samba.
While speaking on this occasion the DGP said that it give him immense pleasure to be with his personnel in the new year. During the interaction the DGP expressed his satisfaction over the work and functioning of the department and said that the department and the government both at center and state have been giving priority to the welfare of the police personnel. While, referring to the recently announced Director General Commendation Medal the DGP impressed upon all the Commandants and the District SsP to project good work of their subordinates so that they are suitably rewarded by such medals.
Referring to the different aspects of policing the DGP impressed upon the police personnel to involve the community by giving and getting cooperation from the people. He said that J&K Police has tackled many challenges in the past and will continue to do so on different fronts including terrorism. The DGP also inaugurated the Police Control Room of Samba, building at DPL.
Earlier in his address IGP Jammu Shri M.K. Sinha said that the policemen need to remain alert and give no room to any complacency. He assured the DGP that the Jammu police will follow guidelines provided by the DGP both letter and spirit.
Earlier SSP Samba Shri Koushal Kumar Sharma and Commandant IR 12th Bn. Shri Sharief Chouhan give brief resume of their respective units. They also highlighted some demands before the DGP J&K.
A number of officers and jawans presented their problems and grievances before the DGP who assured that their problems and grievances will be redressed shortly.