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Dated: 29-November-2022

PROVISION OF ADVANCE TRAINING TO LEAS ESPECIALLY POLICE NEEDED TO DEAL WITH RISING LAW & ORDER CHALLENGES; DIG SECURITY DR. MAQSOOD AHMED

DIG Security and Emergency Services Division Dr. Maqsood Ahmed in a panel discussion at lightstone hall during Adab Festival 2022 highlighted deficiencies in laws and criminal justice system and recommended empowering police constable and providing him basic services.
 
The panel discussion on the topic ‘Is Pakistan’s Economy Still Waiting At The Crossroads?’ was also joined by former Governors of State Bank Shamshad Akhtar and Ishrat Hussain and CEO Pakistan Business Council Ehsan Malik.
 
DIG Security Dr. Maqsood Ahmed expressing his view during the discussion said that the government must equip LEAs to deal with problematic areas iron-handedly and provide basic facilities and adequate training to LEAs, especially Police to deal with rising law & order challenges.
 
At Adab Festival, the participants are being entertained with interviews of famous personalities, book launches, dramas, comedies, concerts, dance, workshops, art, children’s programmes and book fair.
 
The two-day 4th Adab Festival was held with the sponsorship of Habib University and British Council where a large number of renowned speakers, citizens and school students participated.