IGP Punjab Mushtaq Hussain said that action will be taken against the police officials involved in heinous crime.

FIR of heinous crimes like dacoity, robbery be lodged without loosing time, and SHO might investigate into the case on merit, he said. The “Shuhada fund” and welfare fund have been doubled in case of death during service of officials ranking from constable to SI. A martyr’s widow will be entitled full pay until sixteen years, he said. From inspector to DSP rankings, Rs10 million, SP to IG Rs15 million will be given, and their widows shall entitled full pay off 60 years, he added.

At DPO Office, he ordered that in future, DPO will check the police station record along with lock-up twice in a week of 2 police stations and will sent report to the CPO. The IG said that the general parade will be held on every Monday regularly and same day orderly room will also be called and reward and punishment will be given on merit.

“DPO, SDPOs and SHOs will be responsible to specify 2 hours for hearing of public problems/complaints,” he said. He also ordered to give soft corner towards complainants. Corruption seen from traffic side could not be tolerated, he said and added FIR will be lodged against the violators. Nobody has power to beat police officials during their duties, if any person found involved in such nefarious activity, he be dealt vigorously., he said. He further ordered that merit be ensured in blasphemy cases. He said that he will welcomed to any needy officials come to his office.