Lahore: Accourding to the sources of Daily Notable, Inspector General Police Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar's great efforts and special interest are making record promotions of police personnel. According to the details, 600 personnel were promoted in the last 6 years in telecommunication and transport wings, while 985 personnel were promoted in just 04 months under the leadership of IG Punjab Dr. Usman Anwar. In the promotion board meeting held under the chairmanship of DIG Telecommunication Imran Ahmar on the direction of IG Punjab, 704 officials have been approved for promotion to the next rank. 15 ASIs have been promoted to sub-inspectors, 237 head constables have been promoted to ASIs, and 452 constables have been promoted to head constables.
SSP Telecommunication Asad Sarfraz Khan and SSP Motor Transport Wing Hasan Mushtaq Sukhera participated in the promotion board as members. Earlier this year, 281 other officials have been promoted to the post of Sub-Inspectors, ASIs and Head Constables. IG Punjab said that such a large number of promotions have never been given in Tele wing in the last ten years.Dr. Usman Anwar said that departmental promotion is the basic right of every officer and official which is being given to them without delay. The purpose of these promotions is to raise the morale of the police force and improve service delivery. Accordingly, the process of promotion is underway in all other field formations and priority measures for the welfare of the force would remain continued.