Islamabad - A total of 81 cops and 10 clerical staffers of Islamabad police have been promoted to next rank following recommendations of Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) of the force.

Following the directions of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Muhammad Aamir Zulfiqar Khan, a meeting of DPC was held on Wednesday. The meeting presided over by DIG (Headquarters) Muhammad Saleem was attended by its members including AIG (Establishment) Karman Adil, AIG (Special Branch) Muhammad Suleman, SSP (Headquarters) Irfan Tariq, SP (Traffic) Chaudhry Khalid Rashid and DSP (Legal). 

As per recommendations of DPC, 32 assistant sub-inspectors, 49 head constables and 10 LDCs have been promoted to the next rank and IGP Islamabad has approved these promotions. Ten SPs, 27 DSPs, 107 inspectors, 58 sub-inspectors, 128 ASIs, 257 constables and 85 employees in ministerial staff have been promoted to the next rank in a minimum period who were waiting for their promotions for a long time. Islamabad police chief has greeted all the promotion holders and hoped that the officers would observe their professional duties with honesty in next ranks and would facilitate the general public through their professional attitude as well as hard work.