Associated Press Service
ISLAMABAD, May 21, 2021: Like their compatriots elsewhere in the country, the police in the national capital have added a golden chapter in their history, written with blood of their martyrs.
It was stated by Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Qazi Jamil ur Rehman while addressing a ceremony held here at Central Police Office to distribute checques among the families and heirs of the martyred personnel of Islamabad Police after the approval of Prime Minister’s package.
The IGP met with the families of martyred policemen and handed over cheques to them while DIG (Headquarters) Kamran Adil, SSP (Headquarters), AIG (Operations) and other senior police officials were also present on the occasion.
The IGP Qazi Jamil ur Rehman while distributing the cheques to the families of the martyrs said that 52 officers of Islamabad Police sacrificed their lives in the line of duty and their services will be remembered always. “We are saddened but they will live in our hearts and their names will be written in golden words,” the IGP maintained.
Islamabad Police Chief said the courageous role played by the police in the capital has won hearts of people as the brave custodians of law and order prevented many mishaps by timely action
against the mischievous elements.
He thanked the Prime Minister of Pakistan for approving the Martyrs’ Package for the martyrs of Islamabad Police. He further said that a special desk has been set up at the police line headquarters to guide the families of the martyrs.
The heirs of the martyred personnel informed IGP Islamabad about their problems who immediately ordered to the relevant officer to resolve their issues. He showed his love for the children of the martyrs and mixed with them. “It is the work of our police martyrs that today the people of Pakistan sleep peacefully in their homes,” he added.
The IGP said that Pakistan was achieved after great sacrifices and it would be further protected in bold manner whenever there is need of any sacrifice. He said that people are proud of these sacrifices of courageous personnel as they brought peace and tranquility in their lives.
Qazi Jamil ur Rehman said that that future of the nation would be made more secure as brave sons of soil have not learnt to bow before enemy.
He along with police officials of Islamabad police also met with the families of martyred personnel and said there is no alternate to life but Islamabad police would ensure every relief measures for the families of its martyred cops.