CM directs to expedite police reforms

September 04, 2019

Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has directed to expedite the police reforms and vowed that archaic police culture will be transformed. The police should gently treat the complainants and no extra-judicial action will be tolerated with regard to the accused confined in police stations. He said that Punjab police will be synchronized with the needs of the hour and lamented that it was used for political purposes by the previous governments. On the other side, the PTI government is taking every possible step to improve the police system and there is no room for any corrupt in the police. He reiterated that a policy of zero-tolerance has been adopted against corruption and a public-friendly police system will be introduced by rectifying the existing drawbacks so that the people could repose trust in the system.