A three member French Police delegation visited central Police Office and discussed mutual cooperation in security and professional training with Punjab Police was agreed.
A three member delegation of senior French police officers visited central police office on Wednesday and met with Addl IG operations Punjab and other senior officers of Punjab Police. The meeting was presided by Addl IG Operations Punjab.
Police Attaché Emmanuel Tombolato, Deputy Police Attaché Mr. Jeane Christophe Hilaire and Immigration Liaison Officer Mr. Laurent Aubertin were in French delegation while from Punjab Police senior officers like Addl IG Operations Punjab Azhar Hameed Khokhar, CCPO Lahore B. A Nasir, DIG training Mirza Faraan Baig and Deputy Commandant Police Training College Chung Ata Muhammad were present. Enhanced security and professional cooperation among other initiatives was agreed while French experts offered Punjab Police short training refresher courses based on modern techniques related to forensic science, crime investigation and ID verification along with other subjects in order to improve capacity building and efficiency.
In this meeting formation of a Training Network System equipped with modern standards between two forces was also discussed while prospects of mutual exchange of under training officials and officers, online lectures by experts, video Tele conferences and an MOU between training institutions of both countries was also analyzed. Addl IG Operations Punjab Azhar Hameed Khokhar nominated DIG Training Punjab Mirza Faraan Baig as a focal person for coordination with French delegation and said that experience of French police will be helpful in improving the professional skills of Punjab Police while mutual cooperation between two Police departments will be continued on in future.