BAHAWALPUR-The policemen are responsible for eradication of crime and every cop should perform his duty with dedication, considering it an obligation, said ASP Cap (r) Ghulam Murtaza.

Addressing a meeting held with the SDPOs and SHOs here the other day, he stressed the need for utilisation of all available resources to maintain law and order across the district. He directed the officers for immediate resolution of all the cases lying pending in police stations, adding that investigation should be conducted purely on merit. He also directed the officers to launch a vigorous crackdown on proclaimed offenders and wanted criminals. He advised the officials to take effective steps to win public trust.

On the occasion, the ASP was briefed about the arrangements made for public security. Cap (r) Murtaza directed the officers to enhance security of engineers working on CPEC project.