The Rawalpindi Regional Police Officer (RPO) Imran Ahmar visited the security personnel at District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ) and Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH) injured during the protests.
Rawalpindi Commissioner (RC) Gulzar Hussain Shah, Islamabad Inspector General of Police Qazi Jamilur Rehman, and other officers also accompanied the RPO on Thursday and inquired after the health of the injured personnel.
The officials stated that those who performed their duties fearlessly are the best assets of the force and will not be left alone in this difficult time. The commissioner also instructed the medical staff to provide the best facilities to the personnel.
The RPO further handed over compensation amounts to the injured personnel and assured them that they are not alone.
Moreover, Rawalpindi City Police Officer (CPO) Ahsan Younas visited Liaquat Bagh on Thursday and issued instructions to police personnel to remain alert of their surroundings while performing their duties.
The CPO said that the police were conducting raids to arrest wanted criminals, adding that no individual or party would be allowed to sabotage peace in the name of religion. Later, Younas also visited the police personnel injured during the violent protests in the garrison city.
He reached the homes of Taxila SDPO Tahir Abbas Kazmi and Waris Khan SHO Yasir Mehmood Abbasi to inquire after their health.
Published in The Express Tribune, April 16th, 2021.