IGP Amjad Javed Slaeemi issued a directive to ensure smooth flow of traffic

IGP Amjad Javed Slaeemi issued a directive to ensure smooth flow of traffic and to mitigate problems faced by citizens at police pickets in cities and other places across the Province.

To avoid traffic pile up/jam and ensure smooth flow of traffic on permanent basis throughout the province at police pickets, entry and exit points of big cities, important highways & bridges, recreational points & parks and to manage traffic load during opening & closing time of educational institutes, Inspector General Police Punjab Amjad Javed Saleemi have issued a directive to all field officers mentioning that to overcome all traffic problems and to ensure smooth traffic flow, chief traffic officers of all cities should devise a comprehensive and effective strategy for the smooth flow of traffic in coordination with all traffic police formations including district traffic police, Ring Road Police and Motorways Authorities.

It is also stated in the directive that keeping in view the security and convenience of public, a traffic plan should be devised before all National and Religious festivals and holidays to avoid traffic pile up/jam during these days.

IGP further directed that without compromising the security of citizens, checking and monitoring at police pickets should be made more effective, ensuring minimal traffic Jam and smooth flow of traffic at these pickets.

(Handout No.29)
Nabeela Ghazanfar
Director Public Relations                                 
Punjab Police



Press Release Date: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019