IGP Kashmir Swayam Prakash Pani IPS on Thursday visited District Kargil and chaired a meeting of officers.
A police spokesperson in a statement said that IGP Kashmir was accompanied by DIG CKR Vidhi Kumar Birdhi IPS and SP Kargil Dr Vinod Kumar-IPS.
“While chairing the meeting of officers from the district, IGP Kashmir at the onset appreciated the role of local police and CAPF in conducting the smooth and peaceful election in the State and reviewed the preparedness for the upcoming parliamentary elections in Kargil,” said the spokesman.
The spokesman said that IGP Kashmir enjoined upon all officers to visit the areas of their responsibility well in advance so as to get familiarized with the areas where they have to perform their duties and stressed on them to remain alive and sensitive to the local issues while performing their duties. He stressed on the officers to ensure elections are held in a conducive atmosphere.
“Commandant ADHOC 4th, DySP PCR Kashmir, DySP Hqrs Kargil, Sr. PO Kargil and other officers from ITBP, JKAP and IRP were also present at the meeting,” said the spokesman.