IG Punjab Rao Sardar Ali Khan chaired an mportant meeting of Special Protection Unit regarding security arrangements for foreign nationals

IG Punjab Rao Sardar Ali Khan chaired an mportant meeting of Special Protection Unit regarding security arrangements for foreign nationals
  • Order to further improve security arrangements at sensitive installations, consulates and key government offices, including foreign nationals, especially Chinese
  • In any case, implementation of SOPs issued by the Home Department regarding security of foreign nationals should be ensured.  IG Punjab
  • Security arrangements at the residences and working sites of Chinese citizens, experts and investors should be reviewed.  IG Punjab
  • Mock exercises should be conducted regularly for fitness and inspection of security arrangements of SPU personnel.  Rao Sardar Ali Khan

Inspector General of Punjab Police Rao Sardar Ali Khan has said that foolproof security of all sensitive installations including foreign nationals especially Chinese residents, experts and investors, consulate offices and staff is the top priority of Punjab Police. IG Punjab directed that the teams of Special Protection Unit should perform their duties of security of foreign nationals including sensitive places, government offices with utmost diligence, commitment and high alert.  Rao Sardar Ali Khan directed that implementation of SOPs issued by the Home Department regarding security of foreign nationals should be ensured in all cases.  He said that the process of registration of data of foreign nationals at SPU desks at airports should be regularly reviewed and the process of registration of foreign nationals working in the private sector especially Chinese should be ensured. IGP stressed upon taking every possible steps for security purpose.  IG Punjab directed that the security arrangements at the residences and working sites of Chinese nationals, experts and investors be reviewed and the process of monitoring private companies providing helping staff to foreign nationals be continued.  ۔  Rao Sardar Ali Khan said that all RPOs and DPOs including CCPO Lahore should further improve the security arrangements of foreign nationals under personal supervision and there should be no reduction in provision of resources and facilities required for discharge of duties to SPU personnel.  He issued these instructions to the officers while presiding over an important meeting of the Special Protection Unit regarding security arrangements for foreign nationals at the Central Police Office.  The meeting reviewed in detail the security arrangements of Chinese experts, foreign nationals and sensitive installations.

During the meeting, Additional IG Operations Punjab Sahibzada Shehzad Sultan briefed about the measures being taken for the security of foreign nationals.  IG Punjab directed to conduct mock exercises in order to inspect security arrangements and check fitness of SPU personnel. He also directed to regularly review the implementation of security SOPs.  Rao Sardar Ali Khan said that Special Protection Unit should take all possible steps to further improve the security arrangements of sensitive facilities, consulates and important government offices including foreign nationals especially Chinese residents. Additional IG Operations Punjab Sahibzada Shehzad Sultan and DIG SPU Munir Ahmad Zia and other officers attended the meeting.