Social media outreach helps cops counter subversive propaganda in J&K: DGP | India News
REASI: Director Basic of Jammu and Kashmir Police SP Vaid on Sunday mentioned that social media outreach had helped the power counter the propaganda of subversive components and enhance the safety scenario within the state.
“Social media was misused to a big extent in 2016 to mislead the general public and we managed to counter it to a big extent. Our effort to deliver right into a constructive narrative helped in enhancing the scenario to a big extent,” Vaid mentioned, addressing passing-out-cum-attestation parade of 911 recruits on the Subsidiary Coaching Centre in Talwara right here.
He mentioned the police division arrange media cells in all district headquarters, opened 26 Fb pages at district police degree, 189 Fb pages at police station degree, 31 Twitter handles, 5 Fb pages at police vary degree and two Fb pages on the zonal degree.
This was a part of the bigger effort to revive peace and normalcy within the state, Vaid mentioned.
He requested the recruits to offer their greatest whereas serving the folks.
He listed varied welfare measures taken by the federal government and the division for the policemen and mentioned, “We’re abreast of your issues and are working to mitigate and guarantee higher dwelling and work environment for policemen.”
He mentioned the procurement of automobiles and security devices has been made for the security of the policemen who’re performing their duties on roads.
He requested the policemen to deal with civilian complainants with heat and the miscreants firmly.
Highlighting the battle towards drug abuse, he mentioned 34 drug peddlers and criminals have been booked below the Public Security Act (PSA), whereas quite a lot of youth engagement programmes have been organised for channelising the energies of the younger folks.
On neighborhood policing, the DGP mentioned that as many as 1,704 police neighborhood partnership group (PCPG) conferences have been held final yr to hear and assist mitigate their issues.
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti inspected the parade and took salute on the march previous.
Hailing from completely different elements of Kashmir division, 715 constables, who’ve been chosen by a Clear Recruitment Course of (TRP), handed out after the completion of their fundamental coaching which began in November 2016.
Principal of the Subsidiary Coaching Centre, Anil Kumar Katoch, gave a short resume of the trainings imparted to the recruits together with particular courses on human rights and crime towards girls.
Constable Altaf Hussain Malik was adjudged all-round greatest trainee and was granted out of flip promotion, embellished with choice grade constable rank on the spot by the chief minister and the DGP.
Constable Tanveer Ahmad and Mairaj-U-Din have been declared 2nd and third all-round greatest and have been awarded with commendation certificates Class I, together with money reward of Rs 10,000 and Rs 7,500 respectively.