Jammu, Sep 29 (UNI) Stating that by installing hi-tech facilities, police control room Jammu can monitor and supervise the check points placed in the Jammu Zone, Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh on Wednesday advocated for using technology and digital gadgets for better policing.
The DGP was on a day’s visit to Jammu and visited the Police Control Room and Pragalta on the outskirts of Jammu City.
Mr Singh impressed upon the use of technology and digital gadgets in a big way for their advantages in supervision and surveillance.
“J&K Police is using the latest technology for better policing in different districts of the UT,” said the Police Chief while interacting with the officers.
MD Police Housing Corporation, Deepak Kumar, ADGP, Jammu, Mukesh Singh, SSP Jammu, Chandan Kohli, SSP PCR, Dr M Haseeb Mughal, CO 15th Bn Shri Mubassir Latifi, SP Rural Sanjay Sharma, engineers from PDC, PHC and officers of JDA and revenue also accompanied him.
The DGP inspected various digital gadgets and facilities introduced for better supervision, video wall and also witnessed a demonstration of live feed from different static Nakas as well as of 35 highway patrols which have been synchronized with the system.
He also inspected the functioning of Dial 100.
During his visit to the Pragalta, the DGP inspected the site plan for establishment of Headquarters of the women Battalion.
The Engineers and officers briefed the design and layout to the DGP.
While interacting with the Engineers and officers, the DGP directed for starting construction as per the layout after checking the feasibility aspect as quickly as possible.
The DGP also said that Police Headquarter has been giving thrust on construction of the infrastructure necessary for the newly created Battalions so that these battalions start functioning from their own headquarters and serving the people of the UT particularly the vulnerable sections of the society such as women and children.
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