Issues like cash, arms in Poll bound area across interstate border needs to be checked: ADGP Muneer Khan | KNO

Visits Kathua, chairs interstate co-ordination meet, reviews security scenario in view of elections
Issues like cash, arms in Poll bound area across interstate border needs to be checked: ADGP Muneer Khan | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Kathua, February 09 (KNO): Additional Deputy General Police (ADGP) Law and Order HG, CD and SDRF J&K Jammu, Muneer Ahmad Khan Saturday visited Kathua , review security scenario along international border and interstate border. During his visit, he according to a statement issued to KNO interacted with territorial officers and took stock of the present scenario with regards to maintenance of Law and order and security of the area. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kathua welcomed all the participating officers and briefed ADGP about the security measures taken up to secure international and interstate borders. Besides, interstate checkpoints at strategic locations have been established and foolproof border security grid is in place along international border. ADGP also chaired meeting with the officers of the interstate border districts Chamba (HP) and Pathankot Punjab. In the meeting, Shridhar Patil IPS, SSP Kathua , Monika SP Chamba , Hempushap Sharma SP (OPS) Pathankot and district territorial officers were present. During the interstate coordination meeting, ADGP emphasized for strong mechanism among interstate districts for free, fair and peaceful conduct of forthcoming elections in Jammu and Kashmir. He further highlighted issues like illegal movement of illicit liquor, cash, arms and ammunition and criminals in Poll bound area across the interstate border and sealing of interstate borders, which needs to be checked. ADGP also advised the officers for abrupt sharing of intelligence and stressed for all possible support from adjoining state as well as interstate districts to poll bound area.