Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari visits Swat to review security situation in the Malakand Region and also meets DRC members and families of the Police Shuhada, today.
On the directive of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan the Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Moazzam Jah Ansari visited district Swat today. On arrival to Swat police line the IGP was received by Regional Police Officer Abdul Ghafoor Afridi, DPO Swat Dilawar Bangash and other high ranking police officers. A smart contingent of police presented guard of honour to him. The IGP in connection with green Pakistan also planted a tree in the lawn of RPO office. The IGP also presided over a meeting of high ranking police officers of Malakand Division. DIG Malakand briefed the IGP about the law and order salutation and the steps taken for it in the Malakand Region. All DPOs of Malakand Division attended the meeting. Addressing on the occasion the IGP informed that Narcotics Eradication Teams (NET) have been constituted through out the province and directed the participants to adopt zero tolerance against Ice and narcotics peddlers. They were further directed to put joint efforts against the menace of narcotics and foil all nefarious designs of narco-dealers.
The IGP commended the efforts of Malakand Region police for giving fool proof security to the tourists who thronged to the area in millions from every nook and corner of the country during the Eid-ul-Azha by saying the arrangements made by Malakand police was worth appreciable in respect of tourism policing which were equally lauded at national and international level. The IGP also directed for further effective steps for promoting tourism in the Malakand Region. The IGP directed the police force jawans to adopt decent behaviour with the general public and win their hearts and minds through good behaviour. The IGP also directed that Muharrar in police stations, traffic officials on roads and police officials on check posts to display exemplarily behaviour with the general public. The IGP also directed police officers to keep the doors of their offices open for the general public and police officials and solve their confronting problem on priority basis.
Earlier, the IGP inspected the construction work of the Matta Swat police station. The concerned officers briefed the IGP about the pace of work and the facilities being ensured for the jawans in the police station. The IGP directed for use of standardized materials in the construction of police station and providing all modern facilities in it.
Meanwhile, the IGP presided over a meeting of members of Matta Dispute Resolution Council. High ranking police officers and DRC Matta members largely attended the meeting. On this occasion a detailed performance based report of DRC Matta was presented to the IGP. The IGP appreciated their valuable services for the solution of petty disputes and issues of the community people. The IGP informed that keeping in view the trust of the people these councils are being further strengthened in the province .