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Big Respite for Punjab Police as IGP Announces Across the Board Promotions


LAHORE– Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani has said that the process of departmental promotions should be completed as soon as possible for the appointment of officers and personnel on vacancies in all districts and field formations according to merit and seniority so that professional duties may be fulfilled effectively. 

At the same time, departmental promotions should be given to the dutiful and capable officers and personnel.  He further said that steps should be taken on priority basis to fill all the vacancies from constable to SP rank through promotions within the next 15 days and new appointments would be made after departmental promotions by holding promotion board meetings in all districts and field formations as early as possible.

He further said that all the field or unit heads would complete the promotion process for the vacant posts and issue a certificate to the Additional IG Establishment by February 16 stating the details of filling up of vacancies in the respective district or field unit after promotion of officers and personnel.  He issued these instructions in a wireless message to all command officers including RPOs, unit heads, CPOs, DPOs of the province.

The IG Punjab urged the officers to ensure timely action under personal supervision to fill the vacancies.  He further said that filling up of vacancies in various districts and field formations would further improve all professional matters including supervision and operations and besides improving public service delivery, the process of eradication of criminal elements would also be expedited.

He further said that making the process of service delivery more efficient and easy for the citizens is one of the top priorities of the Punjab Police and steps would be taken in this regard on priority basis.— HANDOUT