LAHORE– On the directions of Capital City Police Officer Ghulam Mahmood Dogar Open Courts (Khuli Katcheri) were held in all the six divisions of Lahore Police simultaneously today. The objective of these open courts was to ensure direct interaction and approach of public with senior police officers, to develop sense of confidence in citizens for police and fill the breaches in between.
These open courts were held at Grand Millinieum Davis Road PS Race Course in Civil Lines Division, Hussain Abad PS Burki in Cantt Division, Capital Marriage Hall near Raheem Store PS Sattokatla in Sadar Division, SDPO Misri Shah Circle PS Misri Shah in City Division, Royal Marriage Hall near Hakeeman Wala Bazar PS Sanda in Iqbal Town Division and at PS Kahna in Model Town Division. Divisional SPs of Investigation and Operations Wings attended the Open Courts and listened to the problems of citizens and issued orders for their redress on spot.
Capital City Police Officer Lahore Ghulam Mahmood Dogar himself participated in the Open Court of Misri Shah Circle at Police Station Misri Shah today and listened to the grievances of the citizens. DIG Investigation Shariq Jamal, DIG Operations Sajid Kiani, SP City Division Faraz Ahmad, SDPO Misri Shah, SHOs of Police stations of Circle and a huge number of citizens were present in the Open Court.
The complainants raised various issues with the CCPO Lahore Ghulam Mahmood Dogar who directed the concerned Police officers on the spot for immediate redressel of their genuine grievances. CCPO Lahore said that public is our Boss and it is mandatory for each and every policeman to serve them with honor and respect.
The sole responsibility of Police force is to provide law full support to the citizens facing any difficulties and every Police officers and official should serve the humanity with the spirit to render best possible services and ensure safety of life and property of the public, he added.
Ghulam Mahmood Dogar said that the genuine problems of the citizens must be solved at Police Station level on priority basis, however doors his office were round the clock open to every complainant for provision of justice.
A dedicated helpline 1242 has been established at his office where citizens can give information regarding any Qabza mafia, goons and badmash. We will ensure permanent peace in Lahore. Humbleness and politeness should be the face mark of every Police officer and official as Allah has bestowed powers to us only to serve the humanity.
Ghulam Mahmood Dogar also had interaction with the strength of Police Station Misrishah and said that dutiful officers are pride of the department however every inefficient and corrupt officers will have to face the accountability if he misuses his powers. CCPO Lahore directed the Police officers to meet him for redressal of their genuine problems and other matters instead of using any mean of favor.
He further said that maintenance of law and order and security of life and property of the citizens is the top priority of Lahore Police. All possible resources are being utilized for the elimination of crime in the city.— PRESS RELEASE