CM Buzdar inaugurates mobile application of Police Khidmat Marakaz

Mar 06, 2019

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that the launch of the mobile application of Police Khidmat Marazak will facilitate the citizens who would be able to get necessary updates about 14 services.

He stated this while speaking after inaugurating the mobile application of Police Khidmat Marazak at central police office (CPO). Earlier, upon his arrival, the Chief Minister was presented salute by a smartly-turned contingent of the police.

The Chief Minister also visited the complaint center to review the complaint redressal mechanism. He said that the online redressal of citizens’ complaints is a good initiative and round-the-clock working of complaint center should be reviewed as well.

He also inspected the monitoring room set up for the eradication of crimes through the latest equipment.

Later, Usman Buzdar presided over a meeting at the CPO and asked the police officers to come up to the expectations of the people. Every effort should be made to improve the law and order situation in the province. Optimum use of the latest technology by the police is the need of the hour, he added. The Chief Minister disclosed that police complaint authority and provincial safety commission will be established and the number of police khidmat marakaz will also be increased.

The meeting decided to devolve the khidmat marakaz at the level of the tehsil and the Chief Minister directed that this should be implemented in phases adding that resources will be provided on a priority basis for the construction of 73 police stations. The scope of khidmat counters will be extended to the THQ hospitals after their establishment in DHQ hospitals, he added.

(Daily Times)