Associated News Bureau
CS, DGP tours Srinagar city, review security, deployment arrangements amidst Eid festival

Srinagar :

Sriangar 01 August: The Chief Secretary J&K B.V. R. Subrahmanyam and the Director General of Police J&K  Dilbag Singh visited parts of Srinagar city area to take stock of the security and deployment arrangements on the occasion of Eid festival.

The CS and DGP were accompanied by the IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar and SSP Srinagar Dr Haseeb Mughul. They interacted with territorial officers and jawans deployed on duty.

During the tour, they visited M A Road, JC Flyover, Secretariat, Batamaloo, Court, Bemina, Qamarwari, Safakadal, Nalamar, Khanayar, Rainawari, Nageen, Foreshore, Nishat and Boulevard area. 

The tour was primarily aimed at taking stock of on ground security measures and deployment of forces in the city besides greeting Civilians, J&K Police and forces personnel on the occasion of Eid-Ul –Adha.

While interacting with the territorial officers the CS and DGP directed them to be alert and cautious as the anti national elements are hellbent to disturb the peaceful environment. They directed them to ensure people friendly atmosphere amidst the EID festival while maintaining peace and order and added to ensure that health protocols are being followed by every one as per the government guidelines.

The CS and DGP further  directed the officers to take due care of the jawans deployed on Naka and other duties. They said that good coordination with other security forces on ground is to be maintained for achieving desired outputs.

SSP Srinagar Dr Haseeb Mughul, SP North Shri Tahir Ashraf, SP South Shri Sajjad Shah, SP East Ms Sheema Nabi, SP West Shri  Shahzad Salaria and SP Hazratbal Shri Sudhanshu briefed the CS and DGP about the security measures being taken and deployment of forces on ground in their respective areas.