MIRPUR (AJK): (APP) The Azad Jammu & Kashmir Police has inked an integrated plan to establish its swift expatriates facilitation cells across Azad Jammu & Kashmir in order to ensure quick help by the police to the aspirant overseas Kashmiris settled in various parts of the world including the United Kingdom, through registration of any criminal or other case, it was officially declared.
This was disclosed by Inspector General of Police AJK Bashir Memon while addressing a gathering of overseas Kashmris and local noted senior journalists belonging to Mirpur division, at the office of DIG Police Mirpur Range here on Friday.
Author of the pilot project of the EFCs - DIG Police AJK CH. Sajaad Ahmed, DIG police Mirpur Range Sardar Gulfraz Khan, SSP Mirpur Raja Irfan Salim, SP Kotli CH. Munir Hussain and Additional SP Mirpur Mirza Zahid Hussain were also present on this occasion to share their due input to materialize the plan of setting up the EFCs in AJK
The audience including the Kashmiri expatriates and noted senior Kashmir journalists tabled various proposal to matrialize the proposed establishment of expatriates facilitation cells of AJK police with an objective and vibrant role at the divisional and district headquarters of AJK including Mirpur, Rawalakot and Muzaffarabad.
Speaking on this occasion, the IGP of AJK Bashir Memon said that the plan of setting of Kashmiri Expatriates Facilitation Cells has primarily been inked under the vision of the AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan under the spirit to ensure the delivery of quick service by the police to the Kashmiri expatriates sitting abroad or during the course of their visit to the homeland in connection with any legal case - at the pattern of the police service in the developed countries including Britain - where over a million Kashmiri expatriates were dwelling in, he underlined.
"The E Mail oriented service by the proposed EFCs will prove to be a strong source of the quick police service to any of the needy Kashmiri expatriates during their visit to the motherland or despite in the country they were living in", Memon said.
Highlighting the salient features of the project, the deputy head of the project - DIG AJK Police Ch. Sajaad Hussain said that the facility of the online registration of any of the criminal cases by the EFCs on the application of the overseas Kashmiris would be available.
The DIG Police said that a quick proceeding would start immediately after the online registration of any of the criminal case by the network of Expatriates Facilitation Cells to be supervised by a Superintendent of Police with the subordinate officials of DSPs, and Inspectors at District and Tehsil Headquarters across AJK.
Sajaad Hussain said that the project has been tabled before the Prime Minister of AJK Raja Farooq Haider for a final approval for its launching.