Chandigarh, May 6: Haryana Chief Minister, Mr Manohar Lal today said that the present state government has ensured proper law and order situation in the state so that the common citizen can live peacefully without any fear. At the same time, it has also been ensured that no criminal could escape after committing any crime in the state.
Mr Manohar Lal was addressing a press conference here today. In reply to a question on increasing tension in the NCR region due to performing Namaz in the public places, the Chief Minister said that directions have been issued to the officers concerned to take all precautionary measures in this regard. Some organizations have submitted complaints regarding performing Namaz at public places. The Chief Minister said that he was of the view that Namaz should be performed at their place of religion like Mosques and Eidgahs. It should be avoided at public places for the convenience of all, he asserted.
He said that Haryana Police Cadet Corps on the pattern of National Cadet Corps is being set up in the state involving students from class XI to graduation level. It is also under consideration of the state government to give preference to such students in recruitment to the Police Department, he added.
Media Advisors to Chief Minister, Mr Rajiv Jain and Mr Amit Arya, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Mr Rajesh Khullar, Principal Secretary, Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Department, Dr Abhilaksh Likhi, Director General, Information, Public Relations and Languages, Mr Sameer Pal Srow and Managing Director, Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Department Corporation, Mr T.L. Satyaprakash and other senior officers of the State Government were also present in the meeting.