DG Rangers Sindh Major General Iftikhar Hassan Chaudhary on Friday visited the Special Security Unit Headquarters where he was welcomed by DIG Security and Emergency Services Division Maqsood Ahmed and senior police officers.
He was presented a guard of honour by a special contingent of SSU commandos.The DG Rangers accompanied with DIG Security and Emergency Services Division visited armory, firing range and different sections of SSU and appreciated the professional administration and management of the SSU.
The DIG briefed about the different sections of SSUand informed about the establishment of Special Weapons and Tactics Team (S.W.A.T)comprises highly trained commandos and lady commandos equipped with modern tactical weapons.
The Pakistan Army is also providing training to further enhance the professional techniques of commandos including lady commandos at its different training institutes, he said.
Major General Iftikhar Hassan Chaudhary lauded the SSU’s high professionalism in administrative, security and counter-terrorism functions and announced to hold joint exercises for Rangers and SSU male and lady personnel.
He added that with the combined efforts of Rangers and Police we are able to restore peace and prevail law and order in the city and desired for the continuation of such efforts.
The DG Rangers also witnessed the drill conducted by the commandos of Special Weapons and Tactics Team (S.W.AT) to deal with any hostile situation.
Later, DG Rangers Sindh and DIG Security & Emergency Services Division also exchanged souvenirs.