September 09:Inspector General of Police Shri Swayam Prakash Pani (IPS) today visited North Kashmir’s Sopore where he held security review meeting with the police and CAPF officers.
DIG NKR Shri Atul Goel and SP Sopore Shri Javed Iqbal were accompanying IGP Kashmir. CO 179 CRPF BN, SDPO Sopore, DySP Ops Sopore were also present in the meeting.
IGP Kashmir complimented the officials for maintaining peace in the area and urged on the officials to remain committed to their professionalism while discharging duties. He directed officials to provide assistance to the general public so as to espouse confidence among the citizens.
IGP Kashmir while interacting with the officers from Police & CRPF, discussed different security measures taken for maintenance of law and order in Sopore.He stressed for enhanced coordination between different security agencies deployed on ground.
Later on IGP Kashmir visited Fruit Mandi Sopore and Main Town Sopore to reassure the citizens about various security measures taken by police in the area.
On his visit to Sopore, the IGP was briefed by the SSP Sopore about the current situation of the area.