Shri Dilbag Singh, IPS Commandant General Homeguards/Civil Defence & SDRF J&K, visited SDRF 2nd Bn. Headquarter Jammu
Jammu (J&K), August, 24th: During visit, the Commandant General inspected the Bn. Quarter Guard where a general salute was present to him. On the occasion a darbar of officers/officials of the HG/CD & SDRF was held by Shri Dilbag Singh, IPS Commandant General Homeguards/Civil Defence & SDRF J&K in which Smt.Rashmi Wazir, SSP Commandant SDRF 2nd Bn. Jammu welcomed the Commandant General on his first visit after assuming the charge at SDRF 2nd Bn. Jammu.
She briefed about the role of SDRF personnel during the disaster and highlighted various specialized courses they undergone inside and outside the state. During the darbar, Commandant General HG/CD & SDRF J&K listened the grievances of Jawans and gave on spot instructions for their redressal. Most of the Jawans reported that there is a promotional stagnation, some requested for in-situ promotion benefits with retrospective effects and pay anomaly.
The Commandant General HG/CD & SDRF J&K assured the Jawans that their legitimate grievances and problems will be redressed as soon as possible. Moreover, he threw light on the recommendations of Pay anomaly committee report recently submitted to PHQ J&K under his chairmanship and said, which are under consideration with the higher authorities.
Speaking on the occasion, Commandant General asked the jawans to acquire better skills and be professional in their approach while conducting various rescue operations. They should focus on their trainings to handle the high value rescue equipments frequently. They should enhance their capability of dealing various types of disasters and rescue operations with human heart.
The Commandant General HG/CD & SDRF J&K also witnessed live demonstration of Search and Rescue operations pertaining to Collapsed Structure Search And Rescue (CSSR), Medical First Responder (MFR) and Mountaineering Training and Rescue conducted by SDRF personnel. He lauded the work and conduct of SDRF personnel during his visit..