SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 18: In order to finalise the arrangements for 26th Police Public Mela, being held at Bakshi Stadium on September 20, 2015, the Director General of Police (DGP), Mr. K. Rajendra Kumar, chaired a meeting of senior police officers at Bakshi Stadium here this afternoon.
Chairperson and members of Police Wives Welfare Association (PWWA) were also present on the occasion.
Mr. Rajendra inspected the venue and the stalls established by different police units to display products of different regions of the State. He was told that more than 33 stall holders have established their stalls and space has been allotted to each stall holder as per the requirement. He enquired from the management about the police bandobast made in and around the venue and was apprised that all necessary arrangements have been made to ensure security during the Mela.
DGP, while chairing the meeting, discussed various aspects to make the mega event a success. He stressed that people’s participation in the Mela at large scale would make the event more colourful and all possible steps should be made to make public access convenient. He was apprised about the traffic and parking arrangements have been made by the traffic wing to avoid traffic jams.
The meeting was told that computerisation of sale proceedings of the tickets has been started and the process would continue till all the tickets are sold. The DGP asked the management to keep available the tickets at the venue on the Mela day so that the aspirants are not disappointed.
Mr. Rajendra expressed his satisfaction over the arrangements made by the management. He stressed upon the officers for close coordination to conduct the Mela in a befitting manner. He also stressed for ensuring quality and reasonable rates for the products being put for sale during the Mela.
Earlier, the ADGP (Headquarters), Mr. S. P. Vaid briefed the meeting about the arrangements put in place by various committees, already framed for the mega event.
The meeting was attended by ADsGP, Mr. Navin Agarwal, Mr. VK Singh, Mr. SM Sahai, L. Mohanti and Dr. B Srinivas, IsGP, Mr. A K Choudhary, Mr. HK Lohia, Mr. Deepak Kumar, SJM Gillani, Mr. Abdul Ghani, Mr. MS Salaria, Mr. Sunil Kumar, Mr. Alokpuri, Mr. Muneer Ahmad Khan, Mr. Sunil Kumar, Mr. SL Sharma, Mr. Jagjit Kumar, Mr. MA Ganai and Mr. JP Singh, DIsGP Mr. Viplav Kumar, Mr. Johny William, S Ahfadul Mujtaba and Mr. GH Bhat, Director Police Telecommunication Mr. Hilal Ahmad and other police officers.