GILGIT: Chief Secretary Gilgit-Baltistan [G-B Skandar Sultan Raja visited Central Police Office on Wednesday.
He was received by Inspector General of Police G-B Captain ( R) Zafar Iqbal Awan, along with other senior police officers. Guard of honour was also accorded to the Chief Secretary. Later on, Chief Secretary was briefed about the ongoing projects of G-B Police and also about the new initiative taken by G-B Police regarding fixation of trekking system on police vehicles.
The Chief Secretary was apprised that the system would gradually be expanded to all police units of Gilgit-Baltistan in order to monitor movement of all police vehicles.
While speaking on the occasion, the Chief Secretary Sikandar Sultan Raja assured the Inspector General of Police of providing funds for completion of all ongoing ADP projects of G-B Police, especially the most essential police stations.
The Chief Secretary directed to put up an umbrella PC-I for providing missing facilities, including fortification requirements for all G-B Police buildings and offices.
On request of the IGP, Chief Secretary assured provision of funds for training of police personnels by Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Police, and for Specialized Counter Terrorism training of G-B ARP personnel at Army Counter Terrorism Center of Excellence at Kharian Cantt.
He also assured the IGP of providing already approved 10 vehicles to GB Police to uplift its performance – (PR)