Protecting the business community is our top priority: CCPO – Business & Finance

LAHORE: Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Lahore Additional IG Ghulam Mehmood Dogar has said that protecting the business community and promoting trade and commerce in a peaceful environment is the top priority of Lahore Police.

He voiced these views during a meeting with officials of the Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) here on Saturday. Chief Traffic Officer (CTO) Lahore Muntazir Mehdi, SP Civil Lines Awais Shafique, former SP Civil Lines Raza Safdar Kazmi, DSP and other senior officers of Lahore Police while LCCI Chairman Mian Nouman Kabir, Senior Vice President Rehman Aziz, Vice President Haris Attique and other bureau members were also present at the meeting. Suggestions for market and mall security and further improvement of business community protection measures were discussed at the meeting.

Addressing the House, he said business has an important role to play in the economic and industrial development of the country. “Cooperation between the Lahore Police and the business community would be further enhanced for the promotion of economic and business activities as well as the welfare of citizens,” he added.

The CCPO said that with the concurrence of the business community, senior police officers have been delegated as focal persons to resolve issues and enhance the liaison between the business community and the Lahore Police. He said all divisional SPs have been tasked with improving working relationships with the business community to solve problems and better serve citizens.

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