Forward of Republic Day, Punjab Police conduct search operations throughout state
Chandigarh, January 21
Forward of Republic Day celebrations 2023, Punjab Police on Saturday performed a particular operation “OPs Eagle-II” geared toward trying to find felony and anti-social parts and apprehending suspicious individuals for verification from throughout the state.
The operation was performed on instructions of Director Normal of Police (DGP) Punjab Gaurav Yadav in all of the 28 police districts with an goal to make Punjab a protected and safe state as per the Imaginative and prescient of Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Bhagwant Mann.
The cordon and search operation (CASO) was carried out at weak locations together with railway stations, bus stands, and so forth., from 11 am to 4 pm concurrently throughout the state and ADGP/IGP rank officers from Punjab Police Headquarters had been deputed in every police district to personally supervise the operation. Police groups have additionally checked accommodations and sarais located adjoining bus stands and railway stations.
Extra Director Normal of Police (ADGP) Legislation and Order Arpit Shukla, who joined SSP Vivek Sheel Soni in Rupnagar to personally supervise the operation within the district, stated that every one the CPs/SSPs had been requested to mobilize a most variety of officers and manpower for this operation to put robust ‘nakas’ at district/metropolis sealing factors below the supervision of gazetted officers.
He stated that over 315 patrolling events had been deputed throughout the state to search for suspicious individuals, moreover, as many as 462 well-coordinated hi-tech nakas involving over 5000 police personnel, had been additionally arrange below the supervision of gazetted officers within the state for a radical search of suspected autos/individuals whereas guaranteeing minimal inconvenience to most of the people. As many as 281 railway stations and bus stands had been checked by the totally different police groups within the state below the supervision of an SP-rank officer, he added.
He stated that throughout the drive, the police groups have frisked at the very least 11939 suspicious individuals, moreover, conducting shock checks at 895 accommodations and sarais located adjoining to bus stands and railway stations.
Divulging particulars relating to the end result of the operation, the ADGP stated that police groups have apprehended 91 after registering 76 First Data Stories (FIR) in opposition to anti-social parts.
Recounting the achievements of the final 9 months, the ADGP stated that Punjab Police has busted 15 terror modules with the arrest of 103 terrorists/radicals after recovering 30 subtle rifles, 191 revolvers/pistols, and 17 drones. So far as gangsters are involved, Punjab police have succeeded in busting 140 gangster/felony modules with the arrest of 555 gangsters/criminals and neutralizing two, and recovering 510 weapons and 129 autos utilized in felony actions from their possession, he added.
ADGP Arpit Shukla reiterated that such operations would proceed until the menace of medication and Gangsters was worn out from the state.