DPO asks cops to assist people amid snowfall

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District Police Officer South Waziristan Shabir Hussain Shah has directed policemen to provide assistance to the dwellers affected in snowfall areas of Angur Adda. He expressed these views while visiting various areas of Angur Adda which are blanketed in snow as a result of heavy snowfall and people are facing a number of difficulties in its wake. He directed urgent measures to assist people affected in snowfall areas and use all available re-sources for removing snow from key places includ-ing roads.

He instructed the cops to remain on high alert and take part in relief and rescue activities proactively. He said that it was the top duty of the police to serve people in the freezing temperature, adding this re-sponsibility should be fulfilled in the best possible way. However, he also urged the residents to coop-erate with the police to overcome the difficulties caused by heavy snowfall so that people in distress could be helped in an effective manner.