Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh on Tuesday visited South Kashmir districts to review the law and order and security scenario.
The DGP also reviewed the security measures related to the ongoing pilgrimage of Amarnath Yatra.
Singh visited Shopian, Anantanag, Awantipora and Pulwama districts of South Kashmir where he held security review meetings with the senior jurisdictional Police officers at all district headquarters. SSsP of respective districts gave a detailed briefing about the ground situation and security scenario.
Accompanied by IGP Kashmir S P Pani, the DGP stressed upon the officers to strengthen the security grid. He said that Jammu and Kashmir Police along with other security agencies are fighting on multiple fronts and need of the hour is to strengthen and augment the security grid. He said that anti-national elements are always looking for the loopholes and their motive to disturb the peace has to be dealt with firmly.
He stressed for curbing the malpractice of drugs and directed that strict actions has to be taken against the people involved in the drug trade. He also stressed strict action against the rumour mongers, trying to create panic in the State.
Referring to the security of Amarnath Yatra DGP directed the officers to review the security arrangements on a daily basis and ensure that the personnel on the ground are vigilant and alert to ensure peaceful & smooth pilgrimage.