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Involve community by ‘give, get cooperation’ policy: DGP to police


Jammu, Jan 07: Director General of Police (DGP), J&K Dilbag Singh on Monday impressed upon the police personnel to involve the community by “give-get cooperation policy.”

During his visit to Samba where the DGP witnessed a demonstration of rescue by Mountain Rescue Team of the Armed Zone at 12th Bn. Headquarters, the DGP said that J&K Police has tackled many challenges in the past and will continue to do so on different fronts including terrorism.


Referring to the different aspects of policing the DGP directed police personnel, “to involve the community by giving and getting cooperation from the people.”

He said that J&K Police has tackled many challenges in the past and will continue to do so on different fronts including terrorism.

Speaking on this occasion the DGP said that it gives him immense pleasure to be with his personnel in the new-year. During the interaction the DGP expressed his satisfaction over the work and functioning of the department and said that the department and the government both at center and state have been giving priority to the welfare of the police personnel. While, referring to the recently announced Director General Commendation Medal the DGP impressed upon all the Commandants and the District SsP to project good work of their subordinates so that they are suitably rewarded by such medals.

The DGP also inaugurated the Police Control Room of Samba, building at DPL.

Earlier in his address IGP Jammu M.K. Sinha said that the policemen need to remain alert and give no room to any complacency. He assured the DGP that the Jammu police will follow guidelines provided by the DGP both letter and spirit.

Earlier SSP Samba Koushal Kumar Sharma and Commandant IR 12th Bn. Sharief Chouhan give brief resume of their respective units. They also highlighted some demands before the DGP J&K.

A number of officers and personnel presented their problems and grievances before the DGP who assured that their problems and grievances will be redressed shortly.

Earlier, the DGP paid a one day visit to PTTI Vijaypur and district Samba where he addressed the trainees and interacted with officers and police personnel.

The DGP first visited PTTI at Vijaypur where he was received by the DIG JSK Range Vivek Gupta, Principal PTTI Vijaypur Ashok Kumar Sharma and other officers of the institute. After taking salute on the guard of honour the DGP addressed the trainees.

In his address the DGP said that whenever he visits the training institutes he remembers his days of training. After one passes out from the training center he/she faces new challenges every day, the DGP added. It is here in the training center that one gets time and training to get ready and confident for the future challenges and assignments.

Expressing his happiness over the cashless system put in place in the institute, the DGP said that the trainees should learn how to manage their finances. He advised the trainees to focus on their training and responsibility. Referring to the sacrifices of the police and other forces the DGP said that our contribution and success has been hailed by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the DGPs conference recently. He impressed upon the trainees to remain committed to the service in true spirit and follow the oath which they will take on their passing-cum-attestation parade.

Earlier, the Principal of the institute Ashok Kumar Sharma presented a report on the activities and functioning of the institute.

He interacted with the trainees and the instructors and was briefed about the aims and objectives of the mountain rescue training program.

The DGP J&K Dilbag Singh, IGP Jammu M.K. Sinha and DIG JSK Range Vivek Gupta planted fruit trees in the complex of the battalion. In the afternoon the DGP along with IGP Jammu interacted with the officers and personnel of 12the Bn. and Samba district in DPL Samba.