Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi presides over a high level meeting held at CPO Peshawar
Peshawar, January 26, 2021 (PPI-OT): The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Sanaullah Abbasi presided over a video link conference held at CPO Peshawar today. In the conference the ongoing accountability process in the police force, enlistment of deceased police sons, anti-narcotics, polio campaign and progress on installation of CCTV cameras in police stations as well as the security steps taken for maintenance of law and order in district Khyber were reviewed.
Addl: IGP investigation and HQRs, DIG HQRs, DIG Finance, DIG Ops, and AIG Establishment attended the conference while all Regional Police Officers (RPOs) and DPO Khyber took part in the conference from their respective regions. The RPOs gave detailed briefings about the adopted steps and progress on the agenda points in their respective regions. The IGP was told that the investigation officers have been imparted latest training and now due to scientific investigation the conviction rate has increased.
DPO Khyber while giving briefing about the security apparatus in the district had said that after merging of the districts crime ratio had considerably decreased added that kidnapping for ransom and robbery cases witnessed 96% decrease. During this period no incident of extortion and street crime reported to the police. The IGP was further informed that in the merged district 883 cases were registered in different incidents and 1399 accused were arrested out of nominated 2043 and the arrested percentage remained 68%.
The Khyber district police also excelled against the narcotic peddlers and 312 nominated accused had been arrested in the 229 registered cases. During this period 318kg heroin, 1587kg charas, 9 kg Ice, 142 kg opium and 15 bottles of liquor were recovered. In respect of training, the IGP was informed that 610 Levies and Khasadars were trained during different specialized courses. The IGP was also informed about security steps adopted during 5 different polio campaigns and different programs including Ehsaas, Kifalat and Sada-e-Aman programs. The IGP was also updated about the requisition of land for construction of different police stations and police posts in the district.
The IGP while speaking on the occasion expressed his satisfaction over the police adopted strategy and measures for implementation of the conference agenda points and directed them to further expedite their efforts and dispose of the pending cases of police accountability at the earliest. They were also directed to complete the process of enlistment of police deceased sons and send the list of enlisted deceased sons to the CPO at the earliest. The participants of the conference were also directed to complete the installation of CCTV cameras in police stations to improve the supervision and monitoring. The IGP particularly appreciated the performance of DPO Khyber and directed him to further expedite the process of land requisition for police stations and police posts in Khyber district.
For more information, contact:
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Police
Sahibzada Abdul Qayyum Road, Civil Secretariat Peshawar,
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan