Model police stations to be expanded across Punjab: Buzdar


Our Correspondent


Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar visited Khanewal and inspected first model police station Kahna and DHQ Hospital on Friday. He presided over a meeting at Circuit House to review the law and order situation and development schemes. He also met with district office-bearers of PTI and assured to solve their problems on a priority basis.
A smartly tuned-out contingent of the police squad presented the guard of honor to the chief minister at PS Kahna where Usman Buzdar inspected the working of front-desk. He collected token and went to victim support officer upon his turn to examine the new system. He also inspected newly constructed lockup and operation room from where the whole police station is monitored. He inquired the field investigation officer from operation room about progress on the case. Usman Buzdar also examined crime mapping system linked with Pukar 15. Zainab Malik is posted as SHO in this model police station where the applicants can monitor progress on their applications from the respective counters. The applicants are also offered tea. Usman Buzdar expressed the satisfaction over arrangements and appreciated the establishment of tea bar. Separate recreational facilities are also arranged for police employees. Talking on this occasion, he said that changing the thana culture has been started from this model police station and the scope of model police stations will be expanded to the whole of the province in phases. The thana culture is being revamped and change will be visible to the people soon. Police will be made a public-friendly force in the real sense, he added. The PS Kahna has been revamped according to the aspirations of the people by changing its culture. Provincial minister Syed Hussain Jahania Gardezi, Commissioner and RPO Multan, DC Khanewal and others were also present on this occasion.
Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar also inspected the emergency and other wards of DHQ Hospital Khanewal. He also visited CT Scan Room and physiotherapy room. He went to different wards and inquired after the patients. The Chief Minister also reviewed the medical facilities being provided to the patients. He also met with the attendants of the patients and inquired about the medical facilities being provided to their patients in the hospital. Usman Buzdar while announcing to provide more dialysis machines in the hospital said that more medical facilities and equipment will be provided on the priority basis for the treatment of kidney patients. He said that Trauma Center of the hospital will be made functional in January at any cast.
He also announced to issue Sahet Insaaf Card for the journalists of Khanewal as well and said that government will extend all out cooperation in the treatment of journalists. He said that DHQ hospitals will be made most modern as government is determined to further improve the hospitals and modern healthcare facilities will be provided to the patients. Government has provided resources worth billion of rupees to ensure free of cost medicine to the patients in the hospital. Usman Buzdar said that he personally visiting the public sector hospital to review the situation. Usman Buzdar said that this is your’s government and I am your’s Chief Minister. I will do everything which will be required for bringing betterment in the overall condition of public sector hospital, the Chief Minister stated. Secretary Primary and Secondary Health gave briefing to the Chief Minister.