Rawalpindi -  The newly appointed Regional Police Officer (RPO) Wisal Fakhar Sultan Raja on Wednesday assumed charge of his office. Upon arrival in RPO Office, a smart contingent of Punjab Police presented him a salute, informed RPO Office spokesman.

In a statement, newly appointed RPO Rawalpindi Region Wisal Fakhar Sultan Raja said that the prime responsibility of police was to protect the lives and property of public.

 He said that police have been playing a leading role in combating terrorism from soil and rendering sacrifices in this regard.

He said that he would take all possible steps to change Thana Culture in Rawalpindi, Attock, Jhelum and Chakwal. Raja said that the doors of his office would remain open for complainants every time.

RPO directed the police officers of the region to behave politely with the public in all  police stations of the region, adding the issues of masses should also be resolved without any delay.