July 28: As a part of public outreach programme, Police Community Partnership Group (PCPG) meetings were facilitated by Kupwara Police at Tangdhar, Taad and Teetwal jurisdictions of PS Karnah. The meetings were held while following social distancing norms and other protocols.
The meetings were chaired by Sr. Superintendent of Police Kupwara Dr G.V. Sundeep Chakravarthy-IPS, DySP Hqrs Kupwara. On the occasion, DDC and BDC Karnah were also present, besides respectable citizens, Panchs, Sarpanches, members of Trade Federation, Transport Association, Numberdars and Chowkidars also attended the meeting
During the meetings, the participants raised various grievances related to Police and civil administrations. The chairing officer assured the participants that their genuine grievances pertaining to police will be resolved on priority and the issues pertaining to civil administration will be taken up with the concerned for their early redressal. They also sought their co-operation in harmonizing Police-Public relationship.
Speaking on the occasion, SSP Kupwara said that such meetings are conducted to solicit the suggestions and support of people for better policing and would be conducted in future as well. He also thanked the people for participating in the meetings and for providing valuable suggestions. He also sought for public cooperation in identifying anti national elements in the area who often try to disrupt peaceful environment.
The participants in the meetings assured their full cooperation to Police in tackling social evils and also appreciated the efforts of Police in facilitating community interaction meets where participants express their opinion freely.