Jammu Tawi, January 2
Dr. S.P. Vaid, DGP J&K, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today. This was Dr. Vaid’s first meeting with the Governor after taking charge. During discussions with Dr. Vaid the Governor stressed the vital importance of public order being maintained, as a first step towards securing peace and normalcy. The Governor wished Dr. Vaid a successful tenure ahead.
Meanwhile A deputation of J&K Development Forum deputation today extended congratulations to DGP SP Vaid who was appointed as the new Director General of Jammu and Kashmir Police in place of K Rajendra Kumar, whose extended tenure comes to an end on December 31.
It is worth mentioning here that Vaid has played a major role in controlling the unrest in the Kashmir Valley following the killing of militant Burhan Wani. Vaid is the second officer from Jammu who has risen to the post of Director General of Police after M M Khajuria, who held the position in 1985.
The deputation also discussed various issues related to police and public. The deputation comprised of its Chairman Harinder Mahajan, Sahil Mahajan, Kirteen Singh,Ved Prakash Bhagat, Sudesh Bhagat, Krishan Lal Abrol, Deedar Singh, Raj Kumar Sharma, Kartar Chand Bhagat, Camres David (Babloo) , Parshotam Mehra, Bimla Slathia, Tej Ram Dogra, Baldev Raj, Ashok Kumar , Paramjit Singh, Yog Raj Singh, Amrik Singh , Dalip Singh, Gopal Choudhary, Bansi Lal, Banarasi Lal and S K Anand.