FAISALABAD-Under the directives of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Punjab Home Secretary Maj (r) Azam Suleman and Punjab IG Police Mushtaq Ahmad Sukhaira visited Havaili Bahadur Shah power plant and reviewed security of Chinese engineers and workers.

The members of the power plant cabinet committee including former IGP Rana Maqbool Ahmad and Special Protection Unit’s Additional IG Agha Yousaf accompanied them.

The officers of security agencies briefed the Home Secretary and IG Police about the comprehensive security measures taken for the security of Chinese engineers and workers. The security officers informed that the Special Protection Unit and Elite Force Commandos have been deployed at the plant while premises of the plant are being monitored round the clock.

The Home Secretary and IG Police directed the security officers for effective implementation of the security plan made for power plant project. They said that no one should be allowed to enter the premises of power plant without proper screening. “Search operations in surrounding areas of the plant should be carried out to ensure foolproof security,” they asserted.

The Home Secretary asked the power plant management to arrange shades, fans and cold water for the labourers. Faisalabad Acting Commissioner Sulman Ghani informed the visitors that periodical visits are being paid to check the security arrangements at the plant. He said that complete coordination between the divisional, district administrations and security agencies had been kept for implementing the security plan.

RPO Bilal Siddique Kamyana, Jhang Acting DCO Abdul Qadir Shah, DPO Humayun Masood Sandhu and the officers of security agencies were also present on the occasion.

SEND OFF CEREMONY: A send off ceremony was organised in the honour of former Commissioner Capt (r) Nasim Nawaz who have been transferred and posted as Punjab Secretary of Local Government here the other day.

GC University VC Dr Muhammad Ali, Punjab Medical College (PMC) Principal Dr Alfareed Zafar, FDA Director General Yawar Hussain, Director Anti-Corruption Ayub Khan, Additional Commissioners Kazim Awan, Khadim Jilani, Maqbul Majuka and Director Local Govt Mian Muhammad Jamil participated in the ceremony.