SRINAGAR: The Director General of Police (DGP), RR Swain on Tuesday emphasized that the prevention of militant recruitment was of utmost importance for JK police and expressed his commitment to reaching out to misguided youth and encouraging them to shun the path of violence.
Chairing a high-level security review meeting in south Kashmir’s Anantnag Swain stated that the police and security forces will take all necessary measures to ensure that local boys are not lured into joining militant organizations.
RR Swain highlighted the importance of engaging with misguided youth and their parents and said that police will extend support and motivation to those who have lost their way. “If they choose to return, we will welcome them with open arms and reunite them with their families.”
However, Swain emphasized that strict action will be taken against such individuals who dont shun path of violence.
The DGP also met with various administrative and intelligence officers to obtain a comprehensive understanding of the security scenario in Anantnag. The discussions revolved around the prevailing security challenges, the effectiveness of counter-terrorism efforts and the progress made towards maintaining public order in the district, Excelsior reported.
The meeting was convened during the DGP’s visit, where strategies to tackle any possible security threats were deliberated upon and involved the participation of high-ranking Police, CAPFs , Army officers and intelligence agencies.