Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police R.R. Swain on Monday emphasized upon the officers that there is no looking back, rather to look forward to enhancing our capabilities of working and functioning to deliver better to the people.
Chairing a meeting of all senior police officers of different wings wherein he reviewed the Police functioning at Zonal, Range and District levels besides of other wings of the organization, Swain said that Jammu and Kashmir Police has faced many challenges with fortitude and have made a top position among the different forces of the country.
He advised for developing competence of personnel in dealing with public, crime, law and order, and generating human intelligence etc.
The DGP directed the officers to work out measures to enhance professional ethics among the personnel and to ensure transparency and accountability in the working.
Swain interacted with senior officers in the PHQ and also various wings of Jammu and Kashmir Police. Outstation officers in the Kashmir Valley and remote districts of Jammu province too participated in the meeting.
“There should be no hesitation in self correction”, the new DGP said, adding that one should take pride in self correction.
He directed for optimum use of resources and ensured that at PHQ level all possible support and resources will be provided to augment and strengthen the working & functioning.
The DGP emphasized upon officers to ensure that welfare of personnel should be taken care of at different levels.
During the meeting, the discussions were held in an informal environment to identify the challenges, the work environment related difficulties, as also difficulties in planning and executing responses that are practical and effective.
Swain listened to the participants patiently, noted down issues, gave his views and said, it is absolutely necessary that leaders of the force at different levels must unhesitatingly interact with their junior colleagues and take their feedback so that the police and law enforcement responses are cost effective, public friendly and aligned to national security interests.
He also stated that it’s a great pleasure and privilege for him to have an interaction with all the senior officers of a professional force at a big platform for the first time after assuming the charge of DGP J&K.