Educational institution

Bulletproof security of the educational institution Top priority of the police: IGP

Inspector General of Punjab Police Rao Sardar Ali Khan has stated that bulletproof security of educational institutions is a top priority of Punjab Police and in this regard RPOs, DPOs should ensure all possible steps under personal supervision.

LAHORE, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – May 17, 2022): Inspector General of Punjab Police Rao Sardar Ali Khan has said that bulletproof security of educational institutions is a top priority of Punjab Police and , in this regard, RPOs, DPOs should ensure that everything is possible steps under personal supervision.

He said the patrol force’s patrol period around schools, colleges and universities should be extended from time to time and the recording of CCTV cameras in sensitive places should be made compulsory.

Rao Sardar Ali Khan requested a report from RPO Sheikhupura on the shooting incident outside Government Islamia College in Kasur. He said shooting incidents in educational institutions were not acceptable at all and that security SOPs should be strictly enforced.

According to the details, DPO Kasur Muhammad Sohaib Ashraf said that as soon as the shooting was reported at the gate of Government Islamia Degree College Kasur, a large contingent of police officers arrived at the scene and Kasur Police arrested two accused who opened fire at the school gate. A pistol was also recovered from the accused’s possession.

DPD Kasur said raids were underway to nab the remaining defendants. Soon all the accused will be arrested and brought to justice, he added.

According to initial reports, a shooting took place due to a quarrel between two groups of students. Police seized 11 motorcycles at the scene.