16 Aug : While congratulating the police officers and employees decorated on the occasion of Independence Day, Goveror Shri Rameshwar Thakur said that police should also be linked with social concerns. Efforts should always be made to ensure that justice is meted out to people and anti-social elements are dealt with firmly. Law and order situation should be strengthened apart from providing security and safety to the common man. For this, better coordination was necessary between officers and employees.
Addressing the decorated officers and employees at the Raj Bhawan here today, Govenor Shri Thakur said that Madhya Pradesh police is counted among the best police forces in the country and exhorted them to further improve this image. The Governor expressed happiness over control over Naxal and dacoit menaces in the state.
At the outset, Director General of Police Shri S.K. Raut informed the Governor of the remarkable achievements of Madhya Pradesh police. Later, the Governor was introduced to the decorated officers and employees. Govenor’s wife Smt. Narmada Thakur and secretary Shri J.N. Malpani were also present on the occasion.