Intensify operations against terrorists, their support system, DGP to officers
Sep 18, 2021
SRINAGAR: Stressing the need for intensifying operations against terrorists and their support system, Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh on Saturday directed officers to revisit security plans as ultras are always looking for soft targets in order to create disturbances.
The J&K police chief Singh said Pakistan and its agencies are making efforts to send terrorists into this side from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) to disturb peace.
Reviewing security scenario at Kulgam in south Kashmir and Kupwara a frontier district, DGP directed the officers to keep a strict watch on the suspicious elements and Over Ground Workers (OGWs) who are providing any kind of support to militant activities.
He directed the officers to revisit the security plans as terrorists, in order to create disturbance, are looking for soft targets and stressed for counter strategies and preventive measures.
He emphasized upon the officers to remain extra alert and ordered a series of counter measures to prevent the yesterday like unfortunate incidents.
Singh assured that protecting the lives of people is our prime concern and every attempt of the Anti-National Elements (ANE) to disrupt the peaceful atmosphere in the UT would be dealt with firmly.
He directed the officers to intensify the operations against terrorists and their support network and stressed that ultras involved in the yesterday killings should be brought to justice very soon. The DGP directed the officers to augment the security of vulnerable targets and places. He emphasized for putting in use the latest technology in monitoring the movement of suspicious elements.
DGP Singh reiterated the importance of maintaining close synergy between the J&K Police and other agencies to meet the security challenges in the UT.
He said that killing of infiltrators in the recent past at various borders areas are the indicators that Pakistan and its agencies are making continuous attempts to disturb peace by pushing militants here and stressed upon the offices to maintain alertness on the borders and the hinterland to check the movement of anti-peace elements.
During the meetings the officers briefed the DGP regarding the counter measures in response to the present security scenario and strategies to track down the militants in their respective districts, a police spokesman said this afternoon.