LAHORE: The Dolphin Force will be established in Faisalabad, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Multan and Bahawalpur in the second phase. It is being operated successfully in Lahore, said Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif.
He was speaking at the passing out parade of the second batch of the Dolphin Force at the Police Training College in Lahore on Saturday.
The chief minister said as many as 696 policemen of the Dolphin Force have completed training and will perform their duties in Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Multan and Bahawalpur. He said that the Dolphin Force has to win the support and trust of the people through good performances, hard work and a polite attitude towards the public.
The Dolphin Force should come up to the expectation of the public and move forward by acting on the golden principals of determination, courage and professionalism. He was hopeful that the passing batch would set a great precedent of diligence and will come up to the expectations of the public. The Turkish National Force and the Turkish government have provided support in the training of the Dolphin Force, he said, adding the Punjab Police is the force of martyrs and its officers and cops have sacrificed their lives in the war against terrorism and in protecting people from looters and thieves.
Shehbaz said billions of rupees have been spent to improve the performance of the Punjab Police and equip it with the latest weapons.
Published in The Express Tribune, October 22nd, 2017.