KARACHI: Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) AD Khawaja has urged the police department officials and staff to neither compromise their professional obligations nor succumb to any unauthorised pressure.
In his directives issued on Monday, he said that appointment and transfer of Station House Officers (SHOs) have to be made under prescribed mechanism with strict compliance to rules and regulations.
“There is no provision for a personal desire for such important decisions,” said the IGP reiterating that the department officials need to make postings and hiring mechanism compact and efficient at every level. The police chief also urged the cops to deliver outrightly and with utmost honesty.
The IGP, referring to the existing situation, said that organised crimes have to be eliminated across the province and this needed coordination in the department with equal attention towards updated techniques. He also reiterated that coordination among officials and staff could help them to deliver without succumbing to any sort of pressure.
In particular context of Whatsapp service initiated by him, the police chief said that committed policemen were required to turn the facility meaningful, ensuring prompt response and relief to the victims.