LAHORE, Jan 24 (APP):Chief Minister (CM) Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar Thursday said reforms in police system and other sectors of society were a need of the hour and it was imperative to introduce comprehensive reforms in police system to mould it according to aspirations of people.
“Public trust in the police will be restored through sustained reforms,” he added.
In a statement, he said that the Punjab government had already constituted a high-level committee for the purpose of police reforms and this committee would soon present its recommendations to the government.
He said the main purpose of reforms in police and other government departments was to provide
prompt relief and justice to people.
The CM reiterated that supremacy of law, promotion of merit and transparency as well as elimination of corruption is his prime mission.
He said that provision of justice and ensuring rule of law was a responsibility of the state as a judicious social order was imperative for accelerated socio-economic development.
“We will go to the last extent to ensure implementation of the law,” he added.
The CM said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government was pursuing a vibrant policy to ensure supremacy of socio-economic justice and the rule of law at every cost.
He said that Pakistan would be transformed according to the vision of the founder of
the nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah as a country where justice would prevail.