Indian PM lauded forces that played an important role in J&K in curbing terrorism
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 10/29/2009 at 6:01AM
Comments | Region: India
The Prime Minister was addressing a Sammelan of CRPF and other security agencies at Recruitment Centre, Humhama, here in which officers and jawans of CRPF, JK Police, BSF and ITBP were present.
Dr. Manmohan Singh said that he was glad to meet the paramilitary forces adding that they have great history in maintaining peace, law and order. “You provide help to people and play role in conducting free and fair elections”, he said. He also paid tributes to valiant officers and officials of paramilitary forces who have sacrificed their lives while discharging their professional duties.
The Prime Minister said that the government is aware of their problems and is contemplating measures to provide better facilities to them in border areas and far off places. He called upon them to work with more dedication to strengthen the nation and eliminate terrorism and communalism.
Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, Union Minister of State in Prime Minister’s office, Prithvi Raj Chouhan, Director General of Police, Kuldeep Khoda, Director General CRPF, A.S. Gill were present on the occasion.
Director General of Police, Kuldeep Khoda gave a resume of police working in the State, explaining its role in improving security scenario in
Earlier, addressing a press conference in