DG KHAN: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that Dolphin Force will be introduced in DG Khan and setting up of the regional office of CTD will help counter terrorism.
Presiding over a high level meeting at the Commissioner Office Dera Ghazi Khan on Saturday, Sardar Usman Buzdar said immediate necessary measures should be taken to protect life and property of the people in DG Khan and indiscriminate action should be taken against criminal elements.
During meeting, the Chief Minister was briefed about the law and order situation.
He said the police should act swiftly to control street crimes. The crime rate will decrease due to Dolphin Force. Entry and exit points of DG Khan should be strictly monitored. I am personally monitoring law and order regularly, but police and other law enforcement agencies should efficiently to control law and order.
Sardar Usman Buzdar said attitude of police should improve and 50 per cent problems will resolve if police correct themselves. He said complaints of victims should be addressed at police stations as several matters are resolved with better attitude.
He said that the Border Military Police will be strengthened further and measures will be taken to strengthen Border Military Police and Baloch Levies. Five new posts of the Border Military Police are being set up because law and order is the top priority, he added.
He said resources will be provided for the Dera Ghazi Khan Police Training College. Resources will also be given to purchase necessary equipment.
Earlier, Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar inaugurated the DG Khan Urban Bus Service. Buses will be run on various routes of DG Khan which will provide comfortable and secure commuting.
He said standardized transport facility will be provided to the people across the province. Comfortable and quality public transport is the right of every citizen therefore in New Pakistan transport facility will be provide in remote areas as well.
The Chief Minister inaugurated the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) regional office and after inauguration, he visited various sections of the regional office of the CTD.
Briefing the chief minister, the additional IG CTD said an amount of Rs3 million has been spent on this office. He also witnessed training expertise of the CTD officers. The chief minister also inaugurated the Mobile Water Testing Lab.
He also visited the Government Degree College Model Town. Talking to college students he said their problem will be resolved. After assuming charge I am visiting an education institution first time.
Sardar Usman Buzdar also talked to delegations of the DG Khan Bar Council and the Chambers of Commerce. Speaking on the occasion, the CM said that he is also a lawyer and knows about problems of my community. The setting up of lawyer’s colony in DG Khan and special economic zone will be reviewed, he added.