Police To Work Hard To Come Upto Expectations Of People: Sh Rashid
Addressing the passing out parade of Assistant Superintendents of Police held here at National Police Academy, the Interior Minister emphasized the need for better relations between police and public to improve law and order.
He said the police is performing its responsibilities with diligence and never hesitate to render their lives in the line of duty. More than 7,000 policemen embraced martyrdom to protect lives and property of people.
The minister said there is no restriction on media in Pakistan and citizens' journalism was at its peak, adding they report each and every incident immediately with complete details so it was not possible to hide any thing form general public.
Policemen had to perform its duties in difficult situation which needed public support at a number of times, emphasizing that there is a dire need to strengthen police-public cooperation.
He said those officials who were passing out had been imparted training as per modern policing techniques and urged them to serve people professionally.
These officers were entering in new life and their responsibilities were also increasing, he said and wished them success.
He urged the cops to facilitate people visiting police stations and redress their grievances within least possible time.
Police-public cooperation was key to ensure peace and tranquility in the society, he said and appreciated policemen performing their duties round the clock.