SRINAGAR: In order to discuss the arrangements for Martyrs Day functions being held at different places in the Valley, a meeting of Senior Police Officers, Civil administration and other Security agencies was held at Police Control Room (PCR) here today. The meeting was chaired by Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters), Mr. S. P. Vaid.
In the meeting, threadbare discussions were held with regard to observance of Martyrs Day at the Mazar-e-Shuda Naqashband Sahib (R.A) and other places in the Valley.
The issues related to deployment of manpower and security of venues came under discussion in the meeting. The meeting was informed that sufficient personnel would be deployed to ensure security of the venues and maintenance of law and order. It was told that additional contingents of different wings of Jammu and Kashmir Police would participate to pay homage to the martyrs on the occasion for which the exercise has been started.
During the meeting, Mr. Vaid emphasised upon the officers to coordinate with each other and keep available required man power for the functions without affecting the law and order duties. He said that taking the benefit of previous experiences, arrangements should be made to ensure peaceful functions.
Stressing for better coordination with other agencies and the civil administration, Mr. Vaid said that to foil any attempt by the trouble makers to disrupt the peaceful atmosphere, close liaison should be maintained at every level and the officers supervising different components should be briefed accordingly.
Mr. Vaid stressed upon the officers to ensure that while making security and other arrangements, participation of common masses should not be affected and the people participating in the functions should not be put to any inconvenience.
The ADGP also stressed for efficient traffic arrangements during the observance, so that people of the area do not face any difficulty in their day-to-day activities.
Officers present in the meeting, apprised the meeting about the arrangements made for smooth conduct of observance of the functions and other related things.
The meeting was attended by ADsGP, Mr. VK Singh and Mr. SM Sahai, IsGP, Dr. B. Srinivas, Mr. AG Mir, Mr. MA Khan and Mr. Sunil Kumar, DIG, Syed Ahfadul Mujataba, Director SSG Mr. Parminder Singh, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Mr. Farooq Ahmed Shah, SSP Srinagar, Mr. Amit Kumar and other police officers.