IG Punjab Captain (R) Arif Nawaz Khan presided an important meeting at CPO regarding riverine Check Posts.
IG Punjab directed to submit the last 6 months performance reports of all riverine check posts by 30 June.
Riverine Police, PHP and other forces should work in coordinatiom to bring criminal elements before the law. IG Punjab.
Inspector General Police, Punjab Captain (R) Arif Nawaz Khan directed to compile monthly reports of patrolling Boats number of personals and fuel expenditure of all riverine check posts in diffirent districts and to share performance report with CPO of last 6 months of all riverine checkposts by 30 june. He further said that riverine checkposts are playing an important role in protection of property and lives of inhabitants of southern districts near river banks. PHP border police and other forces should work in close coordination to further speed up the process of bringing the criminal elements to justice and personals deputed on these check post especially in kacha area must not be sent on any other duty. He further said that all DPOs should visit riverine check posts in their respective districts to monitor working and to ensure that their resources are not being used by any other. He expressed these views while directing senior officers in a high level meeting. Meeting was organized to discuss different matters regarding riverine check posts, during meeting Addl: IG PHP Manzoor Sarwar Chaudhary briefed IG Punjab about the working of riverine check posts in his briefing he shared that staff deputed at riverine check posts in Mianwali, Layyah, Muzafargarh, D.G. Khan and Rahim Yar Khan is performing patrolling and surveillance duties efficiently due to which activities of criminal gangs significantly decreased. IG Punjab directed senior officers to provide officials at checkposts all required resources on priority basis including speed boats, while registering private boat operators’ record of all passengers should be monitored to ensure flawless security arrangements he added. IG Punjab also directed to take active part in relief activities in case of floods and to improve the patrolling specially at night. During meeting Addl: IG PHP Manzoor Sarwar Chaudhary, Addl: IG Operations Inam Ghani and DIG Operations Capt (r) Atta Muhammad was also present.
(Handout No. 211)
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