Punjab to offer Rs 1 crore ex gratia to kin of police personnel killed in line of obligation
Chandigarh, April 20
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday introduced to offer Rs 1 crore as ex gratia quantity to the household of Punjab Police Personnel in case of loss of life in line-of-duty.
The Chief Minister was nearly addressing officers and personnel of the Punjab Police utilizing the Punjab Police Know-how platform right here. Chief Secretary Anirudh Tiwari, Further Chief Secretary to Chief Minister A. Venu Prasad, Principal Secretary (Dwelling) Anurag Verma and Director Normal of Police (DGP) Punjab VK Bhawra have been additionally current within the assembly.
Whereas addressing over 23,000 Police Personnel of all ranks, the Chief Minister directed them to undertake zero towards gangsters, medication, terrorism, unlawful mining and corruption.
Police personnel of all ranks joined this assembly from 933 video conferencing places established.
Whereas assuring all of the law enforcement officials that there will likely be no interference in functioning of the police within the state, CM Bhagwant Mann exhorted personnel to carry out their duties with absolute professionalism, dedication and integrity.
He additionally requested the Police power to make sure security and safety of individuals within the state and take motion towards lawbreakers with none bias.
The CM additionally introduced to extend the Police Welfare Fund from Rs 10 crore to Rs 15 crore from this monetary yr.
Acknowledging the truth that the police job is difficult and it’s open to criticism regardless of placing finest efforts, the Chief Minister lauded the function of the Punjab Police.