Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammad Javed Patwary yesterday ordered police officials to ensure hassle-free Eid journey of holidaymakers.
He also ordered to ensure security at major shopping malls across the country, at a meeting on law and order and traffic management at the Police Headquarters.
He also assured that security would be ensured at the country’s main Eid congregation ground.
The police chief instructed district and highway police to take necessary measures to stop extortion on highways. He said police will take necessary measures in coordination with different labour organisations and community police.
The IGP ordered to stop plying of human haulers on the highways.
He also ordered for increasing police patrol during the Eid holidays and strengthening security system at important establishments and key point installations.
Senior officials of the Police Headquarters and heads of police units and intelligence agencies attended the meeting.