Srinagar, Jun 25 (GNS): Dr. S. L. Thaosen, IPS, DG, CRPF on Sunday undertook an all-encompassing visit of multiple camp locations at Baltal, Domail, Sarbal and Neelgrath to review the operational and administrative preparedness of the CRPF deployed for Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra 2023.
“The visit to camps was aimed at assessing the arrangements and preparedness for ensuring an atmosphere of absolute security and confidence for the hundreds of thousands of devoted pilgrims who would be undertaking this sacred pilgrimage”, said a spokesperson in a statement issued to GNS.
“With the Yatra to commence in a few days, DG, CRPF reviewed the preparedness of force himself to leave no stone unturned to ensure its successful conduct. This zealous endeavor stands as CRPF’s resolute commitment in reinforcing the notion that the safety, security and welfare of the pilgrims remains paramount for the Force.”
“In addition to assessing operational readiness, DG also reviewed the contingency drills of various eventualities for CRPF’s timely response in face of any unforeseen circumstances. Emphasizing on zero-error policy, every aspect of security planning was scrutinized to mitigate any potential risks and ensure a seamless, secure and pleasant experience for the pilgrims”, reads the statement.
“Furthermore, DG, CRPF laid special emphasis on disaster management preparedness for any natural calamity that may arise. CRPF’s comprehensive disaster management protocols were reviewed for its swift and timely response to mitigate the impact of any adverse event like that of last year’s cloud burst. This proactive approach would ensure that the SANJY-2023 remains resilient in the face of challenges prioritizing safety and well-being of devotees”, reads the statement.
“With a sense of profound appreciation for the ardent devotees embarking on this spiritual and arduous journey, DG, CRPF extended his heartfelt wishes for a prosperous and fulfilling experience. Acknowledging the significance of this revered pilgrimage, he emphasised upon the importance of exemplary multiagency coordination, urging all stakeholders to come together seamlessly and collaboratively”, reads the statement.
“The success of this monumental event hinges upon our collective commitment and unparalleled coordination,” stated Dr. S. L. Thaosen.
“As Shri Amarnath Ji Yatra draws near, CRPF stands resolute in its commitment to ensure a safe and secure Yatra”, the statement further reads. (GNS)