LAHORE:Punjab IGP Inam Ghani has mentioned that the position of SHOs is essential in implementing police reforms, altering police station tradition and bettering the working of police stations.
The IGP mentioned this whereas chairing a gathering held at Central Police Workplace right here on Monday. He mentioned the deployment of SHOs needs to be made extra clear and benefit based mostly, for which detailed tips are being issued to eradicate crime from society and expedite the method of offering service supply to the residents and resolving their issues in addition to providers of competent officers with wonderful service report and good repute could also be benefitted. He mentioned in all of the districts such officers in opposition to whom legal circumstances are pending or whose service report is unhealthy ought to by no means be posted as SHO and all command officers have been directed to take away SHOs having legal circumstances and unhealthy report from their posts and ship report back to Central Police Workplace. He mentioned an officer who has not labored within the Investigation Wing or Police Station for 2 years as an investigator ought to by no means be posted as SHO, whereas it is going to be needed for the officer involved to hunt permission from the RPO for elimination of any SHO earlier than the interval of three months.
He mentioned if any CPO or DPO deviates from these tips and appoints SHO, the RPO involved might be authorised to take away him whereas the officers involved must be held accountable for deviating from the rules issued for the deployment of SHOs.
He emphasised that the aim of the rules was to make sure that the providers of competent, sincere and reputed officers needs to be utilised and they need to be appointed to the posts of SHOs. Subsequently, CCPO Lahore, all RPOs, CPOs and DPOs ought to make sure the deployment of SHOs underneath these directions, he mentioned. Through the assembly, Further IG Institution Azhar Hameed Khokhar and all RPOs, CPOs and DPOs of the province offered their suggestions and recommendations relating to the appointment of SHOs.
Instructing the officers, the IG mentioned from constable to officer degree if there’s any legal case in opposition to any official, he needs to be suspended instantly and he ought to stay suspended until he’s acquitted. He directed the DIG IT so as to add new monitoring options within the Central Database of Police Human Assets (Human Useful resource Administration Info System) to make the deployment of SHOs extra clear in order that they could be benefitted in time of want.