Reviews security arrangements, other facilities for pilgrims
Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh Friday visited Base Camp yatri niwas Bhagwati Nagar Jammu to review the security arrangements and other facilities for the pilgrims of Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra.
He also interacted with the pilgrims, and officers.
SSP Jammu Chandan Kholi, SSP Security Jammu Shemsher Hussain, SSP Traffic Jammu Faisal Qureshi, SP North Jammu Kulbir Handa and other gazetted officers of Police were present on the occasion, a police spokesman said in a statement issued to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO).
The DGP inspected the security methods and mechanisms adopted for the security of yatris at the camp. He was briefed by the officers about the deployment plans and management of boarding and lodging of yatris besides security arrangements in and around the camp.
Directing for close vigil to be maintained at the base camp and around the camp, the DGP emphasised that the instruction for the movement of yatra convoys and timing schedule should be strictly adhered to. He also took stock of the traffic management at the camp.
The DGP stressed upon the officers to ensure strict compliance of SOPs and instructions conveyed for the security of yatris. He said that security measures should be implemented efficiently and security of all the vital points of the camp should be reviewed randomly and officers/officials be directed to take required measures found necessary.
The DGP also interacted with the pilgrims and enquired about the facilities and arrangements available. The pilgrims expressed their satisfaction with the arrangement. The DGP during the interaction with officers also reviewed the services provided for smooth and hassle free pilgrimage of yatris