Punjab: A formal ceremony of signing of standing orders was held in the Police Headquarters Lahore. The ceremony was attended by AddI. IGP/Punjab Ch. Tanveer, Addl. IGP/R and D Khuda Bakhsh Awan, AddI. IGP/PHP Khan Baig, DIG/HQrs Aslam Tareen, DIG/Establishment Shoaib Dastagir, DIG/Legal Mohammad Ayub Qureshi, AIG/Legal Ehsan Ullah Bajwa, AIG/Admn Zulfiqar Hameed and AIG/Logistics Fawad-ud-din.
Considering the importance of collective wisdom for the first time in the history of Punjab Police, the four orders issued are; Police Executive Board, Policy Consultative Committee, Information Circulars and Procedures for Promulgation Administrative instruments and would enter in to force immediately.
Inspector General of Police Punjab will be the head of this executive board whereas all sectional/Departmental heads would be the member.
Regional, City, Divisional and District Police officers would be called if necessary. The board will meet once in a month but in case of any urgent issue which required immediate consultancy it could be called earlier.
The office of the Additional IGP Punjab will be board Secretariat. Executive board work as the cabinet of the IGP.
Strategic inputs on public safety, preparation of legislation and administrative regulations will be the prime responsibility of the board.
The board will also advise the provincial police officer on policy issues regarding annual provincial policing plan, administration report, budgetary and development proposals.
The board will also recommend the appropriate policies for dealing with complex operational challenges/situations that cut across administrative and institutional boundaries with the Punjab Police system.
Similarly, the purpose of the formulation of policy consultative committee is to provide a permanent forum for the executive board whose responsibility to assist the IGP in advisory capacity in the discharge of responsibilities entrusted to him as Chief Administrative.
The committee will hold formal and informal consultation with relevant stake holders to adopt comprehensive policies, proposals and recommendations on the issues.
Procedures for promulgation of administrative instruments would explain the procedures for the implementation of the decisions adopted by the board.
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