IG Punjab Faisal Shahkar chaired Police Executive Board session at Central Police Office

IG Punjab Faisal Shahkar chaired Police Executive Board session  at Central Police Office
In the session , it was decided to give adequate representation to women officers in the Police Executive Board
Two senior women officers will attend the upcoming Police Executive Board meeting as members.
The opinions of women officers will be benefited in professional matters and departmental decision-making.
Young police officers will also be given the opportunity to participate in the executive board meeting as an observer member. IG Punjab

Inspector General Police Punjab Faisal Shahkar said that women officers will be adequately represented in the police executive board session and two senior women officers will participate as members in the upcoming police executive board.  IG Punjab said that the aim of this initiative is to benefit from the opinions and experiences of women officers in professional affairs and departmental decision-making.  IG Punjab said that women police officers and officials are a very important part of Punjab Police whose abilities will be fully utilized by providing them equal opportunities for departmental promotion. IG Punjab directed that the young officers will also be given the opportunity to participate as observer members in the upcoming police executive board session and the purpose of joining the young officers in the executive board session is to prepare them for future decision making and policy making.  IG Punjab said that equal distribution of powers and duties should be ensured in all branches of the Central Police so that the execution of professional affairs can be done more quickly and easily.  He expressed these views while presiding over the Police Executive Board meeting held at the Central Police Office today while giving instructions to the officers. In the meeting, Additional IG South Punjab, Additional IG Special Branch and DIG IT briefed about the professional affairs of their branches.
In the meeting, various administrative and professional issues were discussed according to the agenda and senior officers presented their suggestions and recommendations regarding the discussed issues.  IG Punjab Faisal Shahkar directed that according to the suggestions presented by the officers regarding the discussed issues, all the issues should be upgraded and presented in the next meeting for decision-making. He directed that in order to further improve the working of the police force, Supervisory officers should ensure efficient performance of administrative affairs.  All Additional IGs, CCPO Lahore, Heads of field units including DIGs and AIGs participated in the meeting and expressed their views.

(Handout No. 438)

Osama Mehmood
Director Public Relations
Punjab Police 


Press Release Date: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2022